cinchonine


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cin·cho·nine

 (sĭng′kə-nēn′, sĭn′chə-)
n.
An alkaloid, C19H22N2O, that is derived from the bark of various species of cinchona and has been used as an antimalarial agent.

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cinchonine

(ˈsɪŋkəˌniːn)
n
(Pharmacology) an insoluble crystalline alkaloid isolated from cinchona bark, used to treat malaria. Formula: C19H22N2O
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Noun1.cinchonine - an alkaloid derivative of the bark of cinchona trees that is used as an antimalarial drug
alkaloid - natural bases containing nitrogen found in plants
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