Curarine
Curarine Cu"ra*rine (k?"r?-r?n or k?-r?"r?n; 104), n. (Chem.) A deadly alkaloid extracted from the curare poison and from the {Strychnos toxifera}. It is obtained in crystalline colorless salts. [1913 Webster]

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  • curarine — ● curarine nom féminin Nom de plusieurs alcaloïdes extraits du curare de calebasse et apparentés chimiquement à la strychnine. curarine [kyʀaʀin] n. f. ÉTYM. 1834, in D. D. L.; de curare. ❖ ♦ Chim. Alcaloïde extrait d un curare, chimiquement… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • curarine — [kyo͞o rä′rēn΄, kyo͞o rä′rin; ko͞orä rən, ko͞orä′rin] n. any of a group of alkaloids derived from curare * * * …   Universalium

  • curarine — [kyo͞o rä′rēn΄, kyo͞o rä′rin; ko͞orä rən, ko͞orä′rin] n. any of a group of alkaloids derived from curare …   English World dictionary

  • curarine — k(y)üˈrärə̇n, äˌrēn noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary curare + ine : any of several alkaloids obtained from curare: as a. : one of three alkaloids from calabash curare usually used with a preceding C and a follow …   Useful english dictionary

  • curarine — noun The alkaloid responsible for the poisonous effects of curare …   Wiktionary

  • curarine — The alkaloid principle of calabash curare. * * * cu·ra·rine rär ən, .ēn n any of several alkaloids from curare …   Medical dictionary

  • curarine — (ku ra ri n ) s. f. Terme de chimie. Principe extrait du curare …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • curarine — cu·ra·rine …   English syllables

  • Strychnos toxifera — Curarine Cu ra*rine (k? r? r?n or k? r? r?n; 104), n. (Chem.) A deadly alkaloid extracted from the curare poison and from the {Strychnos toxifera}. It is obtained in crystalline colorless salts. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Curare — Général No CAS 8063 06 …   Wikipédia en Français

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