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Definition of "pyrrolizidine" []

  • Any of a class of alkaloids, found in many plants, that are hepatotoxic (noun)

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Use "pyrrolizidine" in a sentence
  • "And some preparations might also contain certain chemicals, called pyrrolizidine alkaloids (PAs), that can harm the liver and lungs."
  • "And some preparations might also contain certain chemicals, called pyrrolizidine alkaloids PAs, that can harm the liver and lungs."
  • "One important subgroup in this category is that known as the pyrrolizidine alkaloids."
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