Conine

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Conine (Chem) A powerful and very poisonous vegetable alkaloid found in the hemlock (Conium maculatum) and extracted as a colorless oil, C8H17N, of strong repulsive odor and acrid taste. It is regarded as a derivative of piperidine and likewise of one of the collidines. It occasions a gradual paralysis of the motor nerves. Called also coniine coneine conia, etc. See Conium, 2.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n conine A volatile alkaloid (C8H15N or C16H15N) existing in Conium maculatum, or poison hemlock, of which it is the active and poisonous principle. It is an oily liquid, having a strong odor resembling that of mice. It is exceedingly poisonous, appearing to cause death by inducing paralysis of the muscles used in respiration. Also called conia.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Conine kō′nin an alkaloid forming the poisonous principle of hemlock
    • Conine Also Cō′nia, Cō′nicine
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
From Conium

Usage

In literature:

CONIN, a stationer at the corner of Rue Feydeau, who supplied note-books to most members of the Bourse.
"A Zola Dictionary" by J. G. Patterson
The artificial alkaloid paraconine, isomeric with the natural conine, will be referred to later.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 415, December 15, 1883" by Various
Conine, and Miss Gail Laughlin, all women of note in their community.
"What eight million women want" by Rheta Childe Dorr
This upon reduction would produce the alkaloid, conin, traces of which have been found in coffee.
"All About Coffee" by William H. Ukers
Mrs. Conine was commissioned as a delegate to the convention by Gov.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume IV" by Various
Conine resembles nicotine in its deleterious action, but is much less powerful.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 3" by Various
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In news:

Players take their seats at the second annual Jeff Conine Celebrity Poker Classic.
The tournament raised money for The Conine Clubhouse at Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital.
Conine tournament draws 268 players.
Four people went home with a nice amount of change from the Conine Celebrity Poker Classic at Studz Poker Club at Calder Casino & Racing.
Conine , 38, of Gloversville, passed away on Friday, August 31, 2012.
Her father, Thomas P Conine , and companion Tina Bulger.
Transitions -Brother George Christopher Conine , OBL, OSB, April 24, 2011.
Brother George Christopher Conine , OBL, OSB, of Eureka Springs died April 24, 2011 at Washington Regional Hospital in Fayetteville of medical complications associated with a stroke.
The Marlins gave Jones a fancy fly- fishing rod and reel among other gifts in a pregame ceremony, one that also included a video tribute and greetings from Jeff Conine and Jose Reyes.
Transitions -Brother George Christopher Conine, OBL , OSB, April 24, 2011.
Brother George Christopher Conine, OBL , OSB, of Eureka Springs died April 24, 2011 at Washington Regional Hospital in Fayetteville of medical complications associated with a stroke.
Born June 18, 1918 in Ft. Wayne, Indiana, Susanna was the daughter of Walter & Minnie (Porter) Conine.
Let us all thank co-chairs Tammy Conine, Connie Jeffers, Sue Adams, and the committee, the 24 models of men, women, teens and children for their magnificent performance.
Conine wants Hall of Fame to be clean of steroids.
As moving day nears for the Florida Marlins, Jeff Conine stands in front of the dugout, the crack of batting-practice swings echoing in the cavernous stadium.
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In science:

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