Conhydrine

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Conhydrine (Chem) A vegetable alkaloid found with conine in the poison hemlock (Conium maculatum). It is a white crystalline substance, C8H17NO, easily convertible into conine.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n conhydrine An alkaloid (C8H17NO) found in the leaves and fruit of Conium maculatum. It forms colorless iridescent crystals.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Con,ium + hydr,ate