Usage examples for alkaloid

  1. It was the first alkaloid to be synthesised. – The Dream Doctor by Arthur B. Reeve
  2. Uric acid then is not present in this case; and the substance must be guanine, an alkaloid known to be the urinary product of the Spiders. – The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles by Jean Henri Fabre
  3. " I had expected to find a poison, perhaps an alkaloid," he continued slowly, as he outlined his discoveries by the use of one of the most fascinating branches of modern science, spectroscopy. – The Dream Doctor by Arthur B. Reeve
  4. At one time it was believed that oats contained a special alkaloid having a stimulating effect when fed to animals. – Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value by Harry Snyder
  5. Absolute alcohol will then dissolve out the alkaloid, and leave it on evaporation in a crystalline form. – Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
  6. Its alkaloid is a narcotic poison. – Condensed Novels by Bret Harte
  7. And the fact is, I believe, that a number of cases have arisen, in which the poisonous alkaloid was at first supposed to have been discovered which were really mistakes. – The Dream Doctor by Arthur B. Reeve
  8. The alkaloid which I discovered had given precisely the same results as in their tests. – The Dream Doctor by Arthur B. Reeve
  9. It contains a peculiar alkaloid " cynapina." – Herbal Simples Approved for Modern Uses of Cure by William Thomas Fernie