caffeinism

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n caffeinism poisoning resulting from excessive intake of caffeine containing products
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Decaffeinated coffee is not 100% caffeine free. When coffee is being decaffeinated, 2% of the caffeine still remains in it
    • n caffeinism A morbid state produced by prolonged or excessive use of caffein. It is marked by dyspepsia, palpitation of the heart, tremulousness, irritability, and depression of spirits.
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Usage

In literature:

He was sipping a cup of anti-caffeine.
"Indiscretions of Archie" by P. G. Wodehouse
Caffeine, it will be remembered, is the methyl ester of theobromine, and can be prepared from it.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 415, December 15, 1883" by Various
There is more theine or caffeine in tea leaves than in coffee.
"The Foundations of Japan" by J.W. Robertson Scott
Correspondingly the speed of performance in typewriting is heightened by small doses of caffein and retarded by larger doses.
"Psychology and Industrial Efficiency" by Hugo Münsterberg
They also contain a crystalline principle analogous to caffeine, called theobromine.
"The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom" by P. L. Simmonds
Teaffein in tea is the same as caffein in coffee.
"Class of '29" by Orrie Lashin and Milo Hastings
Other people liked the warmth and flavor of coffee but find that caffein does not agree with them.
"Creative Chemistry" by Edwin E. Slosson
This first term gives rise to a series of bodies in lateral groups, of which the most interesting are caffeine and theobromine.
"The Healthy Life, Vol. V, Nos. 24-28" by Various
Vomiting, for example, can sometimes be checked by effervescing drinks, such as citrate of caffein, or by dilute hydrocyanic acid and bismuth.
"Manual of Surgery" by Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
Forty-eight compounds for asthma contain caffeine and morphine.
"Alcohol: A Dangerous and Unnecessary Medicine, How and Why" by Martha M. Allen
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In news:

A new line extension called "Cracker Jack'd" will hit stores soon, including a caffeinated variety called Power Bites that is drawing criticism from a health-advocacy group that fears the snack might make little Johnny a bit too hyper.
Here's what 400 milligrams of various caffeinated beverages and foods adds up to, using data for typical serving sizes from the Center for Science in the Public Interest.
Source Size Total amount of caffeine 400 mg serving (approximate).
Heavily- caffeinated drinks might not be worth all that energy.
Kraft Foods' caffeinated versions of its MiO "water enhancer".
Business as usual, sans caffeine .
WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration will review the safety of energy drinks containing such stimulants as caffeine in response to a letter from two senators.
It's five o'clock in the afternoon and Alexander Skarsgard, the face for Calvin Klein 's latest cologne, Encounter, needs a caffeinated pick-me-up.
EVEN OVER the phone, Todd Carmichael sounds caffeinated.
Red Wagon Creamery now shares the space opposite Party Cart 's dining canopy, and on weekends a coffee cart rolls in to caffeinate the Saturday-Sunday brunch crowd.
More Americans are drinking iced coffee this winter, according to a survey conducted by Dunkin' Donuts, and restaurateurs are looking to accommodate them by offering a variety of cold, caffeinated drinks.
That was in July, before the debates, 47 percent, and about three dozen-over-caffeinated Drudge Report headlines.
The drink contains 80 mg of caffeine and 45 calories in each 8-ounce serving.
Find out at "Triple Espresso ," a highly caffeinated comedy coming to Sacramento's Cosmopolitan Cabaret for a limited eight-week engagement, June 1 through July 22.
The Delta Routine, which will have an alum release party Oct 11 for "Cigarettes & Caffeine Nightmares," performs in the Tap Milwaukee studio.
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In science:

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