Vicine
Vicine Vic"ine, n. (Chem.) An alkaloid ex tracted from the seeds of the vetch ({Vicia sativa}) as a white crystalline substance. [1913 Webster]

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  • Vicine — Vic ine, a. [L. vicinus: cf. F. voisin.] Near; neighboring; vicinal. [R.] Glanvill. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vicine — Chembox new ImageFile=vicine.png ImageSize=200px IUPACName= 2,6 diamino 5 [(2S,3R,4S,5S,6R) 3,4,5 trihydroxy 6 (hydroxymethyl) 2 tetrahydropyranyl] oxy] 1H pyrimidin 4 one OtherNames= Section1= Chembox Identifiers CASNo=152 93 2 PubChem=91446… …   Wikipedia

  • vicine — A glucoside occurring in akta, a weed that contaminates Lathyrus sativus, and in the common vetch (Vicia sativa), a plant whose fruit is substituted for red lentils; thought by some to be responsible for the symptoms of lathyrism. [Vicia (genus… …   Medical dictionary

  • vicine — vic·ine …   English syllables

  • vicine — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Vicia sativa — Vicine Vic ine, n. (Chem.) An alkaloid ex tracted from the seeds of the vetch ({Vicia sativa}) as a white crystalline substance. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Divicine — pyrimidine tautomer pyrimidinone tautomer …   Wikipedia

  • vicino — vi·cì·no agg., s.m., avv. FO I. agg. I 1a. che si trova a poca distanza: due strade vicine, un paese vicino, abita nella casa vicina alla mia Sinonimi: accosto, adiacente, attiguo, attorno, circostante, confinante, prossimo. I 1b. che sta per… …   Dizionario italiano

  • Raffaello Gestro — Raffaello (or Raphael ) Gestro (21 March 1845 , Genoa 6 June 1936 , Genoa )was an Italian entomologist who specialised in ColeopteraGestro was the Director of the Natural History Museum of Giacomo Doria Genoa where his collection is conserved. He …   Wikipedia

  • metatesi —    metàtesi    (s.f.) Consiste nel cambiamento di posizione almeno di una parte dell insieme. La metatesi può essere una .metatesi a contatto, se av­viene tra parti vicine (è il caso dell anastrofe o o dell inversione di suoni in parole come… …   Dizionario di retorica par stefano arduini & matteo damiani

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