Thalline
Thalline Thal"line, n. [Gr. ? a young shoot or branch.] (Chem.) An artificial alkaloid of the quinoline series, obtained as a white crystalline substance, {C10H13NO}, whose salts are valuable as antipyretics; -- so called from the green color produced in its solution by certain oxidizing agents. [1913 Webster]

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  • C10H13NO — Thalline Thal line, n. [Gr. ? a young shoot or branch.] (Chem.) An artificial alkaloid of the quinoline series, obtained as a white crystalline substance, {C10H13NO}, whose salts are valuable as antipyretics; so called from the green color… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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