Definition of Quinquina

1. n. Peruvian bark.



Definition of Quinquina

1. Noun. (archaic) Jesuit's bark ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Quinquina

1. A genus of rubiaceous south american trees that yields the toxic cinchona alkaloids from their bark; quinine, quinidine, chinconine, cinchonidine and others are used to treat malaria and cardiac arrhythmias. (12 Dec 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Quinquina

quinquesyllabic
quinquesyllable
quinquesyllables
quinquethiophene
quinquethiophenes
quinquetubercular
quinquevalence
quinquevalent
quinquevalve
quinquevalvular
quinquevir
quinquevirate
quinquevirates
quinqueviri
quinquevirs
quinquina (current term)
quinquivalence
quinquivalent
quins
quinsied
quinsies
quinsy
quinsyberry
quinsywort
quint
quinta
quintagenarian
quintagenarians
quintain
quintains

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