corindine
Coridine Co"ri*dine (k?"r?-d?n; 104), n. [From L. cortium leather.] A colorless or yellowish oil, {C10H15N}, of a leathery odor, occuring in coal tar, Dippel's oil, tobacco smoke, etc., regarded as an organic base, homologous with pyridine. Also, one of a series of metameric compounds of which coridine is a type. [Written also {corindine}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • C10H15N — Coridine Co ri*dine (k? r? d?n; 104), n. [From L. cortium leather.] A colorless or yellowish oil, {C10H15N}, of a leathery odor, occuring in coal tar, Dippel s oil, tobacco smoke, etc., regarded as an organic base, homologous with pyridine. Also …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Coridine — Co ri*dine (k? r? d?n; 104), n. [From L. cortium leather.] A colorless or yellowish oil, {C10H15N}, of a leathery odor, occuring in coal tar, Dippel s oil, tobacco smoke, etc., regarded as an organic base, homologous with pyridine. Also, one of a …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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