Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A little-used name for a crystalline iodoquinine sulphate used in medicine.
- n. Iodoquinine sulfate, a chemical compound whose crystals are dichroic and thus can be used for polarizing light.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. (Chem.) The sulphate of iodoquinine, a substance crystallizing in thin plates remarkable for their effects in polarizing light.
“_, March, 1852, 161, and November, 1853, 346) are in this direction; but crystals of the so-called herapathite require great manipulative skill for their production.”
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