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Definitions of CINCHONA
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- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
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- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
- 1898 - American pocket medical dictionary
- 1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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By Noah Webster.
By DataStellar Co., Ltd
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
1. Peruvian bark Jesuits bark, the bark of any species of Cinchona (q.v.). 2. The dried bark of Cinchona calisaya, C. ledgeriana, or C. officinalis, or hybrids of these with other species, yielding at least 5 per cent. anhydrous cinchona alkaloids, of which 4/5 must be soluble in ether (i.e. quinine, quinidine, or cinchonidine).
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
By William R. Warner
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By James Champlin Fernald
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
So called from the Spanish Viceroy's lady, the Countess de Cinchon, who was cured of fever by it at Lima, about 1638 Called also Cortex seu Pulvis Jesuit'icus, Jesuitâ€™s Bark or Powder, Cortex Patrum, because it was introduced into Europe by the Jesuits; also Pulvis Comitis'sae or the Countess's Powder, and Cardinal del Lugo's Powder, Cortex Cardina'lis de Lugo, because he introduced it at Rome; and in France, Talbor's Powder and English remedy, because successfully used there by Sir Robert Talbor, who kept it a secret. It is the pharmacopoeial name of several kinds of barks from various species of Cinchona, from the western coast of South America. Order, Cinchonaceae. Sex. Syst. Pentandria Monogynia. Called, also, Cortex, Bark, Peruvian Bark, Cortex Chinae seu China, Chinchi'na, Palos de Calentura, Kino Kina, (Bark of Barks,) Kinki'na, Cina Cina, Quina Quina, Quinqui'na, Magnum Dei donum, (F.) Quinquina; and in Peru Cascara and Cascarilla. See Cascara.
By Robley Dunglison
By Willam Alexander Newman Dorland
By Smith Ely Jelliffe