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yo•him•bine



Pronunciation: (yō-him'bēn), [key]
n. Pharm.
an alkaloid, C21H26N2O3, extracted from the bark of Corynanthe johimbe or Rauwolfia serpentina, used as a selective alpha-adrenergic receptor antagonist: purported to have aphrodisiac properties.

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