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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A poisonous crystalline alkaloid extracted from the nightshade family.

Usage examples (30)
  • They're also issued atropine, which is the antidote to nerve gas.
  • This is called atropine, and this is a medication that you might get if you're in the hospital after an exposure.
  • MOWBRAY: Well, atropine injectors can be defensive.
  • They usually give you atropine in some form or other. for more
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