quinology

noun

qui·​nol·​o·​gy
-jē
plural -es
: the science dealing with the cultivation, chemistry, and medicinal use of the cinchonas

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary quin- + -logy

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“Quinology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quinology. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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