phocenin
Delphin Del"phin, n. [L. delphinus a dolphin.] (Chem.) A fatty substance contained in the oil of the dolphin and the porpoise; -- called also {phocenin}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Phocenin — Pho*ce nin, n. [Cf. F. phoc[ e]nine.] (Chem.) See {Delphin}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Phocenin — Phocenin, so v.w. Delphinin 2) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Delphin — Del phin, n. [L. delphinus a dolphin.] (Chem.) A fatty substance contained in the oil of the dolphin and the porpoise; called also {phocenin}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Delphinīn — Delphinīn, 1) Delphinīum, = C27H19NO2, Alkaloid, von Brandes, Lassai ne u. Fenentl 1819 fast zugleich in den Stephanskörnern entdeckt, durch Ausziehen derselben mit heißem, 85procentigem Weingeist, aus welcher nach heiß filtrirter Lösung dasselbe …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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