cinchonine


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Related to cinchonine: quinine, quinidine, Cinchonidine

cinchonine

[′siŋ·kə‚nēn]
(organic chemistry)
C19H22N2O A colorless, crystalline alkaloid that melts at about 245°C; extracted from cinchona bark, it is used as a substitute for quinine and as a spot reagent for bismuth.