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Any of a class of organic chemical compounds containing an aromatic ring containing one sulfur atom, one nitrogen atom, and four carbon atoms. Thiazines are often used in making dyes, drugs, and insecticides.


(ˈθaɪəˌziːn; -ˌzaɪn)
(Elements & Compounds) any of a group of organic compounds containing a ring system composed of four carbon atoms, a sulphur atom, and a nitrogen atom


(ˈθaɪ əˌzin, -zɪn)

any of a class of chemical compounds containing a ring composed of one atom each of sulfur and nitrogen and four atoms of carbon.
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Noun1.thiazine - a compound made up of a ring of four carbon atoms and one sulfur atom and one nitrogen atom
organic compound - any compound of carbon and another element or a radical
methylene blue, methylthionine chloride - a dark green dye used as a stain, an antiseptic, a chemical indicator, and an antidote in cyanide poisoning
phenothiazine, thiodiphenylamine - a compound used primarily in veterinary medicine to rid farm animals of internal parasites
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In the thiazine ring C8-carbon atom is chiral carbon with R configuration and adopted distorted tetrahedral geometry since the angles around it varies from 104.
Among their topics are enhancing the performance of polymeric materials through nanotechnology, edible nanocomposite films based on hydroxypropyl methyl cellulose reinforced with bacterial cellulose nanocrystals, synthesizing and characterizing silver nanoparticle sols in the presence of different polymeric stabilizers, the radiation protection properties of natural rubber composites, and a comparative study of metchromasy induced by thiazine dyes.
Xylazine is a [2-(2 6 dimethyle phenyl amino)-4H-5 5 dihydro-1 3-Thiazine] thiazine derivative classified as alpha2 adrenergic agonist with sedative analgesic and muscle relaxant properties (Paddleford 1999).
The products - Detomovet, Omoguard Paste, Pentosan Gold, Halo and Thiazine - were intended for equine use by their manufacturers; two as sedatives and muscle relaxants, two as joint treatments and one to prevent gastric ulcers.
Is immunostaining for Helicobacter pylori superior to the special stain Thiazine in detecting small numbers of H.