Topic: DRUGS, MEDICINES

Date: 1800-1900
Language: French
Origin: Latin strychnos type of poisonous plant, from Greek

strychnine

noun
     
strych‧nine [uncountable]
MD a very poisonous substance sometimes used in small amounts as a medicine

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