<chemistry> A poisonous alkaloid resembling veratrine, and found with it in white hellebore (Veratrum album).

Synonyms: jervina.

Origin: Prob. Fr. Sp. Yerba herb, OSp, the poison of the veratrum.

(01 Mar 1998)

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