You Might Like


- Noun

A pale buff or white crystalline alkaloid derived from quinoline, and used as an antipyretic in medicine.

More related articles

  • Kairine


    Kairine is a derivative of tetrahydroquinoline which was first described by Wilhelm Fischer in 1883. Its name comes from the Greek kairos, meaning "the right time". It is an antipyretic, formerly used against typhoid fever, but now largely obsolete due to severe side effects. Both kairine and its N-ethyl homolog show similar antipyretic activity.

  • Katrine Lunde

    Katrine Lunde

    Katrine Lunde (born 30 March 1980) is a Norwegian handball goalkeeper for Vipers Kristiansand and the Norwegian national team.

  • Loch Katrine

    Loch Katrine

    Loch Katrine (listen ; Scottish Gaelic: Loch Ceiteirein [l̪ˠɔx ˈkʲʰeʰtʲɪɾʲɛɲ ] or Loch Ceathairne) is a freshwater loch and scenic attraction in the Trossachs area of the Scottish Highlands. It is within the historic county and registration county of Perthshire and the district of Stirling. The loch is 13 kilometres (8.1 mi) long and 1 kilometre (0.62 mi) wide at the widest point and runs the length of Strath Gartney (Gaelic: Srath Ghartain). It is a popular destination for tourists and day visitors from Glasgow and nearby towns. The loch derives its name from the term cateran from the Gaelic ceathairne, a collective word meaning cattle thief or possibly peasantry. Historically this referred to a band of fighting men of a clan; hence the term applied to marauders or cattle-lifters, which Rob Roy MacGregor, a respectable cattle owner was erroneously accused of being.

  • Katrine Boorman

    Katrine Boorman (born 6 August 1958, London) is an English actress and director of film, television and stage, since 1974. She is the daughter of British director John Boorman.

  • Katrine Conroy

    Katrine Conroy

    Katrine Conroy is a MLA for Kootenay West and Minister of Children and Family Development in the Canadian province of British Columbia.

  • Lake Katrine, New York

    Lake Katrine, New York

    Lake Katrine is a hamlet (and census-designated place (CDP) in Ulster County, New York, United States. The population was 2,397 at the 2010 census.

  • Katrine Madsen

    Katrine Madsen

    Katrine Madsen (born 7 March 1972 in Aarhus, Denmark ) is a Danish jazz singer.

  • Katrine Baker

    Katrine Baker

    Katrine Baker is an American soccer player from Las Vegas who plays as a midfielder.

You Might Like