Definition of homatropine in English:

homatropine

(also homatropin)

noun

Pharmacology
  • A synthetic alkaloid related to atropine, used mainly to dilate the pupil of the eye.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Chemical Society. From homo- + atropine, after German Homatropin.

Pronunciation

homatropine

/həʊˈmatrəpiːn//həʊˈmatrəpɪn/