from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Iodoquinine sulfate, a chemical compound whose crystals are dichroic and thus can be used for polarizing light.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The sulphate of iodoquinine, a substance crystallizing in thin plates remarkable for their effects in polarizing light.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A little-used name for a crystalline iodoquinine sulphate used in medicine.


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