Iridoline
Iridoline I*rid"o*line, n. [Iridescent + L. oleum oil.] (Chem.) A nitrogenous base {C10H9N}, extracted from coal-tar naphtha, as an oily liquid. It is a member of the quinoline series, and is probably identical with {lepidine}.

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  • iridoline — Chem. (aɪˈrɪdəʊlaɪn) [f. L. īrid iris + ol eum oil + ine.] A base (C10H9N) occurring in coal tar oil. Morley & Muir Dict. Chem. III. 50 …   Useful english dictionary

  • C10H9N — Iridoline I*rid o*line, n. [Iridescent + L. oleum oil.] (Chem.) A nitrogenous base {C10H9N}, extracted from coal tar naphtha, as an oily liquid. It is a member of the quinoline series, and is probably identical with {lepidine} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lepidine — Iridoline I*rid o*line, n. [Iridescent + L. oleum oil.] (Chem.) A nitrogenous base {C10H9N}, extracted from coal tar naphtha, as an oily liquid. It is a member of the quinoline series, and is probably identical with {lepidine} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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