Coridine

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Coridine A colorless or yellowish oil, C10H15N, of a leathery odor, occuring in coal tar, Dippel's oil, tobacco smoke, etc., regarded as an organic base, homologous with pyridine. Also, one of a series of metameric compounds of which coridine is a type.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n coridine A monacid base, C10H15N, found in coal-tar. It boils at 211° C.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
From L. cortium, leather