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cinchonine

noun cin·cho·nine \ˈsiŋ-kə-ˌnēn, ˈsin-chə-\

Definition of CINCHONINE

:  a bitter white crystalline alkaloid C19H22N2O found especially in cinchona bark and used like quinine

First Known Use of CINCHONINE

1825
Medical Dictionary

cinchonine

noun cin·cho·nine \ˈsiŋ-kə-ˌnēn, ˈsin-chə-\

Medical Definition of CINCHONINE

:  a bitter white crystalline alkaloid C19H22N2O found especially in cinchona bark and used like quinine

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