Definition of pilocarpidine in English:

pilocarpidine

noun

Chemistry
  • An alkaloid, C₁₀H₁₄N₂O₂, obtained from the leaves of jaborandi which has a physiological action similar to, but weaker than, that of pilocarpine, which it yields on methylation.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Athenaeum. From pilocarp- + -ide + -ine.

Pronunciation

pilocarpidine

/ˌpʌɪləʊˈkɑːpɪdiːn/