quinine

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quinine englannista suomeksi

  1. kiniini

  1. Substantiivi

  2. kiniini

  3. Verbi

quinine englanniksi

  1. An alkaloid with the formula C₂₀H₂₄N₂O₂ derived from cinchona bark (from plants of the genus ''Cinchona'') used to treat malaria and as an ingredient of water, which presents as a bitter colourless powder; also, a drug containing quinine or a compound derived from it. (defdate)

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  4. (quote-book)|year=1979|year_published=2002|page=127|isbn=978-0-300-09143-4|passage=I propose that the availability of increased stores of quinine under British control had a similar facilitating effect on the British colonial expansion into Africa in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

  5. (quote-book)|year=2014|page=163|pageurl=https://archive.org/details/gingloriousginho0000will/page/163/mode/1up|isbn=978-1-4722-1533-8|passage=So far, the daily dose of quinine had been bitter and very unpalatable. (..) To make the medicine go down more easily, colonialists occasionally mixed the powder with sugar, water and gin.

  6. To treat (someone) with quinine.

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  8. quinine