Definition of Quinina
1. quinine [n -S] - See also: quinine
Lexicographical Neighbors of Quinina
Literary usage of Quinina
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The British and Foreign Medical Review: Or Quarterly Journal of Practical (1841)
"Sulphate of quinina is also prescribed in conjunction with compound infusion ... It seems much better to prescribe the sulphate of quinina simply dissolved ..."
2. A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures, and Mines: Containing a Clear Exposition by Andrew Ure (1853)
"Filter the liquor, and boil it with magnesia. The precipitate being washed and dried, is to be treated with hot alcohol, which dissolves the quinina and ..."
3. A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures, and Mines by Andrew Ure (1858)
"The sulphate of quinina is the only object of manufacturing operations. Upon the brownish viscid mass obtained in any of the above processes for obtaining ..."
4. The Dublin Journal of Medical Science (1840)
"NOTWITHSTANDING the valuable febrifuge powers of sulphate of quinina, it is well known that it occasionally fails; and, unfortunately, in cases which most ..."
5. The Chemist: A Monthly Journal of Chemical and Physical Science (1841)
"Sulphate of quinina is also prescribed in conjunction with compound infusion ... It might be supposed that it is little matter in what state the quinina is ..."
6. The Retrospect of Practical Medicine and Surgery: Being a Half-yearly edited by William Braithwaite, James Braithwaite, Edmond Fauriel Trevelyan (1845)
"In this preparation distilled water must be used, to avoid the waste of oxalate of quinina, which salts of lime, contained in common water, would occasion. ..."