Definition of cinchonine in English:

cinchonine

Pronunciation: /ˈSHiNGkənən//ˈsiNGkəˌnēn/

noun

Chemistry
  • A compound with antipyretic properties, derived from cinchona bark and used as a substitute for quinine.

    • ‘The invention also concerns a method for preparing cinchonine dichlorhydrate from cinchonine and the use of pharmaceutical compositions containing cinchonine dichlorhydrate for treating multiple drug resistance.’
    • ‘We conclude that intravenous infusion of cinchonine might be started 12 hours before chemotherapy infusion.’

Pronunciation:

cinchonine

/ˈSHiNGkənən//ˈsiNGkəˌnēn/