Definition of Kinakina
1. kina [n -S] - See also: kina
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Kinakina
Literary usage of Kinakina
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah by Richard Francis Burton, Isabel Burton (1893)
"Is it for fever ? well! a purge and kinakina t (quinine). For dysentery ? a purge and extract of opium. Wa'llahi! I am as good a physician as the best of ..."
2. A Concise Etymological Dictionary of the English Language by Walter William Skeat (1900)
"Peruvian kina, or kinakina, said to mean ' bark,' esp. that which we call Peruvian bark. Quinquagesima. ..."
3. An Actor's Tour by Daniel Edward Bandmann (1885)
"... but more probably derived from kinakina, the native word for bark), and came out right. But those who still looked for a release from the disease and ..."