Geraniine
Geraniine Ge*ra"ni*ine, Geranine Ger"a*nine, n. [See {Geranium}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Med.) A valuable astringent obtained from the root of the {Geranium maculatum} or crane's-bill. [1913 Webster]

2. (Chem.) A liquid terpene, obtained from the crane's-bill ({Geranium maculatum}), and having a peculiar mulberry odor. [Written also {geraniin}.] [1913 Webster]


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  • géraniine — ou géranine (jé ra ni i n ou jéra ni n ) s. f. Terme de chimie. Matière extractive amère, retirée des racines du geranium pratense, L …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • geraniin — Geraniine Ge*ra ni*ine, Geranine Ger a*nine, n. [See {Geranium}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Med.) A valuable astringent obtained from the root of the {Geranium maculatum} or crane s bill. [1913 Webster] 2. (Chem.) A liquid terpene, obtained from the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Geranine — Geraniine Ge*ra ni*ine, Geranine Ger a*nine, n. [See {Geranium}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Med.) A valuable astringent obtained from the root of the {Geranium maculatum} or crane s bill. [1913 Webster] 2. (Chem.) A liquid terpene, obtained from the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Geranium maculatum — Geraniine Ge*ra ni*ine, Geranine Ger a*nine, n. [See {Geranium}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Med.) A valuable astringent obtained from the root of the {Geranium maculatum} or crane s bill. [1913 Webster] 2. (Chem.) A liquid terpene, obtained from the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Geranium maculatum — Geraniine Ge*ra ni*ine, Geranine Ger a*nine, n. [See {Geranium}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Med.) A valuable astringent obtained from the root of the {Geranium maculatum} or crane s bill. [1913 Webster] 2. (Chem.) A liquid terpene, obtained from the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • géranine — géraniine ou géranine (jé ra ni i n ou jéra ni n ) s. f. Terme de chimie. Matière extractive amère, retirée des racines du geranium pratense, L …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

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