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  • n. One of the quinoline bases, obtained from coal tar as an oily liquid, C11H11N.
  • n. Any of several substances metameric with, and resembling, cryptidine proper.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of the quinoline bases, obtained from coal tar as an oily liquid, C11H11N; also, any one of several substances metameric with, and resembling, cryptidine proper.

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