Cinchonine means: One of the quinine group of alkaloids isomeric with and resembling cinchonidine; -- called also cinchonia.
Conine means: A powerful and very poisonous vegetable alkaloid found in the hemlock (Conium maculatum) and extracted as a colorless oil, C8H17N, of strong repulsive odor and acrid taste. It is regarded as a derivative of piperidine and likewise of one of the collidines. It occasions a gradual paralysis of the motor nerves. Called also coniine, coneine, conia, etc. See Conium, 2.
Crotonine means: A supposed alkaloid obtained from croton oil by boiling it with water and magnesia, since found to be merely a magnesia soap of the oil.
Ecgonine means: A colorless, crystalline, nitrogenous base, obtained by the decomposition of cocaine.
Falconine means: Like a falcon or hawk; belonging to the Falconidae
Leonine means: Pertaining to, or characteristic of, the lion; as, a leonine look; leonine rapacity.
Paeonine means: An artifical red nitrogenous dyestuff, called also red coralline.
Paraconine means: A base resembling and isomeric with conine, and obtained as a colorless liquid from butyric aldehyde and ammonia.
Pavonine means: Like, or pertaining to, the genus Pavo.
Pavonine means: Characteristic of a peacock; resembling the tail of a peacock, as in colors; iridescent.
Zythum means: A kind of ancient malt beverage; a liquor made from malt and wheat.
Zythepsary means: A brewery.
Zythem means: See Zythum.
Zymotic means: Designating, or pertaining to, a certain class of diseases. See Zymotic disease, below.
Zymotic means: Of, pertaining to, or caused by, fermentation.
Zymosis means: A zymotic disease.
Zymosis means: A fermentation; hence, an analogous process by which an infectious disease is believed to be developed.
Zymose means: Invertin.
Zymophyte means: A bacteroid ferment.
Zymosimeter means: An instrument for ascertaining the degree of fermentation occasioned by the mixture of different liquids, and the degree of heat which they acquire in fermentation.
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