Definition of quinamicine in English:

quinamicine

noun

Chemistry
rare
  • A substance produced by reaction of quinamine with an acid, originally thought to be an isomer of quinamine.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Chemical Society. From quinamine, with insertion of -ic-, after German Chinamicin.

Pronunciation

quinamicine

/kwɪˈnamɪsiːn/