Pertaining to, or obtained from, the poppy or opium; specif.

<chemistry> Designating an acid related to aconitic acid, found in opium and extracted as a white crystalline substance.

Origin: Gr. Belonging to the poppy, fr. The poppy: cf. F. Meconique.

(01 Mar 1998)

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