<chemistry> An amorphous bitter glucoside derived from cinchona and other barks.

Synonyms: quinova bitter, and quinova.

Alternative forms: chinovin, and kinovin.

Origin: NL. Quina nova the tree Cosmibuena magnifolia, whose bark yields quinovin.

(01 Mar 1998)

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