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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: quinine (0.00842 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to quinine.
English → Indonesian (quick) Definition: quinine kina
English → English (WordNet) Definition: quinine quinine n : a bitter alkaloid extracted from chinchona bark; used in malaria therapy
English → English (gcide) Definition: Quinine Quinine \Qui"nine\, n. [F. (cf. Sp. quinina), fr. Sp. quina, or quinaquina, Peruvian bark, fr. Peruv. kina, quina, bark. Cf. Kinic.] (Chem.) An alkaloid extracted from the bark of several species of cinchona (esp. Cinchona Calisaya) as a bitter white crystalline substance, C20H24N2O2. Hence, by extension (Med.), any of the salts of this alkaloid, as the acetate, chloride, sulphate, etc., employed as a febrifuge or antiperiodic. Called also quinia, quinina, etc. [Written also chinine.] [1913 Webster]

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