noun Chemistry, Pharmacology.
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Gallic acid occurs but seldom in nature; and always united to brucine, veratrine, or lime.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
In connection with this it is interesting to note that the effect of veratrine poison on muscle is somewhat similar.Response in the Living and Non-Living|Jagadis Chunder Bose
A dilute acetic solution of veratrine is turned to a superb red by strong sulphuric acid.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
This is accelerated by a marked depressant action upon the heart, similar to that produced by veratrine and aconite.
Veratrine, warmed with syrupy phosphoric acid, develops an odour of butyric acid.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection|Alexander Wynter Blyth