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  1. Cotarnine(noun)

    a white, crystalline substance, C12H13NO3, obtained as a product of the decomposition of narcotine. It has weak basic properties, and is usually regarded as an alkaloid

  2. Origin: [F., fr. narcotine, by transposition of letters.]


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