Definition of picrotoxic in English:

picrotoxic

adjective

Chemistry
  • A monobasic crystalline acid, C₁₅H₁₈O₇, derived from picrotoxinin.

Origin

Mid 19th century (in an earlier sense). From picro- + toxic. In sense a after French picrotoxique.

Pronunciation

picrotoxic

/ˌpɪkrəʊˈtɒksɪk/