Cinchonidine
Cinchonidine Cin*chon"i*dine, n. [From {Cinchona}.] (Chem.) One of the quinine group of alkaloids, found especially in red cinchona bark. It is a white crystalline substance, {C19H22N2O}, with a bitter taste and qualities similar to, but weaker than, quinine; -- sometimes called also {cinchonidia}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Cinchonidine — Général Nom IUPAC (R) [(2S,4S,5R) 5 éthényl 1 azabicyclo[2.2.2]octan 2 yl] quinolin 4 ylméthanol …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cinchonidine — IUPAC name Cinchonidine Identifiers …   Wikipedia

  • cinchonidine — [sin kän′ə dēn΄, sin kän′ədin] n. an isomeric alkaloid, C19H22N2O, derived from cinchona bark and used for treating malaria and reducing fever …   English World dictionary

  • cinchonidine — /sing kon i deen , din, sin /, n. Pharm. a white, crystalline, slightly water soluble, levorotatory alkaloid, C19H22N2O, stereoisomeric with cinchonine and similarly derived, used chiefly as a quinine substitute. [1850 55; CINCHON(A) + ID3 +… …   Universalium

  • cinchonidine — cin·cho·ni·dine kän ə .dēn, kō nə , chō nə n a bitter crystalline alkaloid C19H22N2O stereoisomeric with cinchonine that is found in cinchona bark and used like quinine * * * cin·cho·ni·dine (sin koґnĭ dēn) an alkaloid of cinchona, used …   Medical dictionary

  • cinchonidine — n. chemical substance used as a medication against malaria …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cinchonidine — cin·chon·i·dine …   English syllables

  • cinchonidine — ˌdēn, də̇n noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary cinchon (from New Latin Cinchona) + idine; originally formed in French : a bitter crystalline levorotatory alkaloid C19H22N2O stereoisomeric with cinchonine that is found in… …   Useful english dictionary

  • C19H22N2O — Cinchonidine Cin*chon i*dine, n. [From {Cinchona}.] (Chem.) One of the quinine group of alkaloids, found especially in red cinchona bark. It is a white crystalline substance, {C19H22N2O}, with a bitter taste and qualities similar to, but weaker… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cinchonidia — Cinchonidine Cin*chon i*dine, n. [From {Cinchona}.] (Chem.) One of the quinine group of alkaloids, found especially in red cinchona bark. It is a white crystalline substance, {C19H22N2O}, with a bitter taste and qualities similar to, but weaker… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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