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Medical Term:

sparteine

Pronunciation: spar'te-en, -te-in

Definition: An alkaloid obtained from scoparius, Cytisus scoparius and Lupinus luteus; sparteine sulfate was used as an oxytocic drug.

Synonym(s): lupinidine

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