plural -s
: a yellow crystalline acid C5H9N(C2H5)CH2COOH obtained especially by oxidation of cinchonine

Word History


International Scientific Vocabulary cinchonine + Greek loipon-, loipos remainder, from leipein to leave

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“Cincholoipon.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Sep. 2023.

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