Meconate
Meconate Mec"o*nate, n. [Cf. F. m['e]conate.] (Chem.) A salt of meconic acid. [1913 Webster]

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  • morphine meconate — morphine mec·o·nate mek ə .nāt n the morphine salt of meconic acid that occurs naturally in opium …   Medical dictionary

  • morphine meconate — noun : the morphine salt of meconic acid that occurs naturally in opium …   Useful english dictionary

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  • MORPHINE — Les propriétés narcotiques du pavot somnifère et de l’opium (latex desséché obtenu par incision de ses capsules) ont été reconnues dès la plus lointaine Antiquité. Mais l’isolement de leur principe actif principal, la morphine, date seulement du… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • meconic — /mi konˈik/ adjective Denoting an acid obtained from poppies ORIGIN: Gr mēkōn the poppy • • • meconate /mekˈən āt or mēkˈ/ noun A salt of meconic acid mecˈonin noun A white, fusible, neutral substance (C10H10O4) existing in opium mecōˈnium noun 1 …   Useful english dictionary

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