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Definition of the noun elaterin

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noun - plural: elaterins

  1. An extract from the the juice of the fruit of Ecballium elaterium (the squirting cucumber), used as a purgative; also elaterium.

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Google previewThe New International Encyclopædia (1907)

by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby

Elaterin is a permanent white substance crystallizing in the form of small hexagonal scales, or in the form of prisms. It has no...

Google previewThe new international encyclopaedia (1905)

by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby

Elaterin is a permanent white substance crystallizing in the form of small hexagonal scales, or in the form of prisms. It has no...

Google previewThe New International Encyclopæeia (1909)

by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby

Elaterin is a permanent white substance crystallizing in the form of small hexagonal scales, or in the form of prisms. It has no...

Google previewA Treatise on Food and Diet (1843)

With Observations on the Dietetical Regimen Suited for Disordered States of the Digestive Organs and an Account of the Dietaries of Some of the Principal Metropolitan and Other Establishments for Paupers, Lunatics, Criminals, Children, the Sick, &c by Jonathan Pereira

Moreover, elaterin is a non-nitrogenized principle. Furthermore, no ratio can be observed between the proportion of nitrogen and the physiological effect of the vegetable nitrogenized substances. Thus, solanina contains 1:64, picrotoxine 1-3 , ...

Google previewThe Chemical Gazette (1843)

Moreover, elaterin is a non-nitrogenized principle.

Google previewPharmaceutical Journal (1843)

A Weekly Record of Pharmacy and Allied Sciences

Moreover, elaterin is a non-nitrogenised principle. Furthermore, no ratio can be observed between the proportion of nitrogen and the physiological effect of the vegetable nitrogenised substances. Thus, solanina contains 1,64, picrotoxine 1.3 , ...

Google previewThe Pharmaceutical Journal ... (1843)

A Weekly Record of Pharmacy and Allied Sciences

Moreover, elaterin is a non-nitrogenised principle. Furthermore, no ratio can be observed between the proportion of nitrogen and the physiological effect of the vegetable nitrogenised substances. Thus, solanina contains 1.64, picrotoxine 1.3 , ...

Google previewThe Chemical Gazette, Or, Journal of Practical Chemistry, in All Its Applications to Pharmacy, Arts, and Manufactures (1843)

by William Francis, Henry Croft

Moreover, elaterin is a non-nitrogenized principle. Furthermore, no ratio can be observed between the proportion of nitrogen and the physiological effect of the vegetable-nitrogenized substances. Thus, solanina contains 1'64, picrotoxine 1'3, ...

Google previewBritish Pharmaceutical Codex (1907)

Elaterin is a most powerful hydragogue cathartic, and should be used with great caution, as its action is frequently followed by prostration. Dose. — 2 to 6 milligrams (fa to T!0 grain). ELATERIUM. ELATERIUM. Elaterium is a dried sediment ...

Google previewVegetables for Health and Healing (2008)

BIOACTIVITIES Elaterin is a purgative glucoside, poisonous, can cause abdominal pains, increased urine flow, inflamed stomach and intestines, nausea, vomitting, watery evacuations, fatality. Punicic acid is a powerful antioxidant, thus ...

Google previewPock's World (2014)

by Dave Duncan

Elaterin is an emergency landing,” said one of the cops. “We are not on main commercial routes.” Glad to hear it. The wagon began to move—rocking slightly, but not bumping much. Not going very fast, either. The rain dropped to a drizzle and ...

Google previewA dictionary of applied chemistry (1921)

by Sir Thomas Edward Thorpe

ELATERIN v. Elatbbium. ELATE RITE. Elastic bitumen, Mineral caoutchouc. A fossil resin, somewhat resembling asphalt, found at Castleton in Derbyshire, in France, Switzerland, ...

Google previewEncyclopedic Dictionary of Archaeology (2013)

by Barbara Ann Kipfer

Aterian assemblages, named after Bir elAterin Tunisia, aremarked by the presence ofvaried flake tools, many ofwhich possess a marked tang. Sometools ( suchas side scrapers and Levallois flakes) resemble Mousterian types, but the tanged ...

Google previewPocket Medical Dictionary (1999)

by B. Jain Publishers Staff

Elaterin.

Google previewA New Medical Dictionary (1890)

by George Milbry Gould

Trituratio, elaterin to, sugar of milk 90 parts, thoroughly mixed. Dose gr.- arr-j. El'bow. The elbow-joint. That part of the arm adjacent to the elbow-joint. El'dcr. See Sambucm'. Elec'tion, Operations of. Considerations of circumstances, such as ...

Google previewNelson's Encyclopaedia (1907)

Everybody's Book of Reference ... by Frank Moore Colby, George Sandeman

The drug thus prepared contains the purgative active principle ' elaterin,' ...

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Elaterin Meaning

Video shows what elaterin means. An extract from the juice of the fruit of (the squirting cucumber), used as a purgative.. elaterin synonyms: elaterium. Elaterin ...

Scrabble value of E1L1A1T1E1R1I1N1

The value of this 8-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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