Quinovin
Quinovin Qui*no"vin, n. [NL. quina nova the tree Cosmibuena magnifolia, whose bark yields quinovin.] (Chem.) An amorphous bitter glucoside derived from cinchona and other barks. Called also {quinova bitter}, and {quinova}. [Written also {chinovin}, and {kinovin}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • quinovin — qui·no·vin kwi nō vən n a bitter crystalline glycoside found esp. in cinchona …   Medical dictionary

  • quinovin — qui·no·vin …   English syllables

  • quinovin — …   Useful english dictionary

  • chinovin — Quinovin Qui*no vin, n. [NL. quina nova the tree Cosmibuena magnifolia, whose bark yields quinovin.] (Chem.) An amorphous bitter glucoside derived from cinchona and other barks. Called also {quinova bitter}, and {quinova}. [Written also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • kinovin — Quinovin Qui*no vin, n. [NL. quina nova the tree Cosmibuena magnifolia, whose bark yields quinovin.] (Chem.) An amorphous bitter glucoside derived from cinchona and other barks. Called also {quinova bitter}, and {quinova}. [Written also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • quinova — Quinovin Qui*no vin, n. [NL. quina nova the tree Cosmibuena magnifolia, whose bark yields quinovin.] (Chem.) An amorphous bitter glucoside derived from cinchona and other barks. Called also {quinova bitter}, and {quinova}. [Written also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • quinova bitter — Quinovin Qui*no vin, n. [NL. quina nova the tree Cosmibuena magnifolia, whose bark yields quinovin.] (Chem.) An amorphous bitter glucoside derived from cinchona and other barks. Called also {quinova bitter}, and {quinova}. [Written also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • quinovose — SYN: d epirhamnose. * * * qui·no·vose kwi nō vōs n a sugar C6H12O5 found by hydrolysis of quinovin …   Medical dictionary

  • chinovin — variant of quinovin …   Useful english dictionary

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