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nic·o·tine

 (nĭk′ə-tēn′)
n.
A toxic alkaloid, C10H14N2, that is found in the tobacco plant, constitutes the primary addictive substance in tobacco products, and acts as a stimulant at low doses.

[French, from New Latin nicotiāna, nicotiana; see nicotiana.]

nicotine

(ˈnɪkəˌtiːn)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a colourless oily acrid toxic liquid that turns yellowish-brown in air and light: the principal alkaloid in tobacco, used as an agricultural insecticide. Formula: C10H14N2
[C19: from French, from New Latin herba nicotiana Nicot's plant, named after J. Nicot (1530–1600), French diplomat who introduced tobacco into France]
ˈnicoˌtined adj
nicotinic adj

nic•o•tine

(ˈnɪk əˌtin, -tɪn, ˌnɪk əˈtin)

n.
a colorless, oily, water-soluble, highly toxic liquid alkaloid, C10H14N2, found in tobacco and valued as an insecticide.
[1810–20; < French; see nicotiana, -ine2]

nic·o·tine

(nĭk′ə-tēn′)
A poisonous compound occurring naturally in the tobacco plant. It is used in medicine and as an insecticide. Nicotine can be addictive.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nicotine - an alkaloid poison that occurs in tobacconicotine - an alkaloid poison that occurs in tobacco; used in medicine and as an insecticide
baccy, tobacco - leaves of the tobacco plant dried and prepared for smoking or ingestion
pressor, vasoconstrictive, vasoconstrictor - any agent that causes a narrowing of an opening of a blood vessel: cold or stress or nicotine or epinephrine or norepinephrine or angiotensin or vasopressin or certain drugs; maintains or increases blood pressure
alkaloid - natural bases containing nitrogen found in plants
phytotoxin, plant toxin - any substance produced by plants that is similar in its properties to extracellular bacterial toxin
Translations
مادَّة النيكوتيننِيكُوتِيـنٌ
nikotin
nikotin
nikotiini
nikotin
nikotin
nikótín
ニコチン
니코틴
nicotina
nikotinas
nikotīns
nikotín
nikotin
สารนิโคตินในยาสูบหรือบุหรี่
chất nicotine

nicotine

[ˈnɪkətiːn]
A. Nnicotina f
B. CPD nicotine poisoning Nnicotinismo m

nicotine

[ˈnɪkətiːn] nnicotine fnicotine patch ntimbre m à la nicotine

nicotine

nNikotin nt

nicotine

:
nicotine patch
nNikotinpflaster nt
nicotine poisoning
nicotine-stained
adjgelb von Nikotin; fingers alsonikotingelb

nicotine

[ˈnɪkəˌtiːn] nnicotina

nicotine

(ˈnikətiːn) noun
a harmful substance contained in tobacco.

nicotine

نِيكُوتِيـنٌ nikotin nikotin Nikotin νικοτίνη nicotina nikotiini nicotine nikotin nicotina ニコチン 니코틴 nicotine nikotin nikotyna nicotina никотин nikotin สารนิโคตินในยาสูบหรือบุหรี่ nikotin chất nicotine 尼古丁

nic·o·tine

n. nicotina, alcaloide tóxico, ingrediente principal del tabaco.

nicotine

n nicotina
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