Kinic
Kinic \Ki"nic\, a. [Cf. F. kinique.] (Chem.) See {Quinic}. [1913 Webster]

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  • kinic — Chem., obs. form of quinic …   Useful english dictionary

  • kinic — Quinic Quin ic, a. [See {Quinine}, and cf. {Kinic}.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, derived from, or connected with, quinine and related compounds; specifically, designating a nonnitrogenous acid obtained from cinchona bark, coffee, beans, etc., as a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • kinic acid — SYN: quinic acid. * * * kin·ic ac·id (kinґik) quinic acid …   Medical dictionary

  • chinic — Quinic Quin ic, a. [See {Quinine}, and cf. {Kinic}.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, derived from, or connected with, quinine and related compounds; specifically, designating a nonnitrogenous acid obtained from cinchona bark, coffee, beans, etc., as a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Quinic — Quin ic, a. [See {Quinine}, and cf. {Kinic}.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, derived from, or connected with, quinine and related compounds; specifically, designating a nonnitrogenous acid obtained from cinchona bark, coffee, beans, etc., as a white… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • quinic acid — l q.; the (−) isomer is an acid found in cinchona bark and elsewhere in plants; 5 dehydroquinic acid is an intermediate in the biosynthesis of l phenylalanine, l tyrosine, and l tryptophan from carbohydrate precursors; q. forms a γ lactone upon… …   Medical dictionary

  • C20H24N2O2 — Quinine Qui nine, n. [F. (cf. Sp. quinina), fr. Sp. quina, or quinaquina, Peruvian bark, fr. Peruv. kina, quina, bark. Cf. {Kinic}.] (Chem.) An alkaloid extracted from the bark of several species of cinchona (esp. {Cinchona Calisaya}) as a bitter …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chinine — Quinine Qui nine, n. [F. (cf. Sp. quinina), fr. Sp. quina, or quinaquina, Peruvian bark, fr. Peruv. kina, quina, bark. Cf. {Kinic}.] (Chem.) An alkaloid extracted from the bark of several species of cinchona (esp. {Cinchona Calisaya}) as a bitter …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cinchona Calisaya — Quinine Qui nine, n. [F. (cf. Sp. quinina), fr. Sp. quina, or quinaquina, Peruvian bark, fr. Peruv. kina, quina, bark. Cf. {Kinic}.] (Chem.) An alkaloid extracted from the bark of several species of cinchona (esp. {Cinchona Calisaya}) as a bitter …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • quinia — Quinine Qui nine, n. [F. (cf. Sp. quinina), fr. Sp. quina, or quinaquina, Peruvian bark, fr. Peruv. kina, quina, bark. Cf. {Kinic}.] (Chem.) An alkaloid extracted from the bark of several species of cinchona (esp. {Cinchona Calisaya}) as a bitter …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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