[muhs-ker-in, -kuh-reen] /ˈmʌs kər ɪn, -kəˌrin/
a poisonous compound, C 8 H 1 9 NO 3 , found in certain mushrooms, especially fly agaric, and in decaying fish.
a poisonous alkaloid occurring in certain mushrooms. Formula: C9H21NO3
muscarine mus·ca·rine (mŭs’kə-rēn’)
A highly toxic alkaloid related to the cholines and having neurologic effects, isolated from certain mushrooms, especially Amanita muscaria.
mus’ca·rin’ic (-rĭn’ĭk) adj.
A highly toxic, hallucinogenic alkaloid related to the cholines, derived from the red form of the mushroom Amanita muscaria and other mushrooms and found in decaying animal tissue. Chemical formula: C9H20NO2.
[muhs-kuh-rin-ik] /ˌmʌs kəˈrɪn ɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to . 2. related to or imitating the action of on neurons, especially in blocking cholinergic effects.
[muhs-kuh t, -kat] /ˈmʌs kət, -kæt/ noun 1. a variety of grape having a pronounced sweet aroma and flavor, used for making wine and raisins. 2. the vine bearing this fruit. [muhs-kat] /mʌsˈkæt/ noun 1. a seaport in and the capital of Oman. [oh-mahn] /oʊˈmɑn/ noun 1. Sultanate of. Formerly Muscat and Oman. an independent […]
noun 1. former name of . noun 1. the former name (until 1970) of (the Sultanate of) Oman
[muhs-kuh-tel, muhs-kuh-tel] /ˌmʌs kəˈtɛl, ˈmʌs kəˌtɛl/ noun 1. a sweet wine made from muscat grapes. 2. a muscat grape. 3. a raisin made from muscat grapes. /ˌmʌskəˈtɛl/ noun 1. Also called muscat. a rich sweet wine made from muscat grapes 2. the grape or raisin from a muscat vine n. 1530s, variant of muskadell (c.1400), […]