Definition of meconidine in English:

meconidine

Pronunciation /mɪˈkɒnɪdiːn/

noun

Chemistry
  • An amorphous alkaloid, C ₂₁ H ₂₃ NO ₄, present in opium.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Henry Watts (1815–1884), chemist. From German Mekonidin from mekon- (in Mekonium) + -idin.