morphina
Morphine Mor"phine, n. [From Morpheus: cf. F. morphine.] (Chem.) A bitter white crystalline alkaloid found in opium, possessing strong narcotic properties, and much used as an anodyne; -- called also {morphia}, and {morphina}. [1913 Webster]

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