Origin of cinchona
OTHER WORDS FROM cinchonacin·chon·ic [sin-kon-ik], /sɪnˈkɒn ɪk/, adjective
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How to use cinchona in a sentence
There was one practical problem: ground cinchona bark tasted awful—way too bitter for the gentle European palate.A Malaria Vaccine That Cuts 46% of Infections Is a 100% a Big Deal|Kent Sepkowitz|October 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The red and yellow cinchona barks are scarcely ever used for making extracts.
The first who wrote upon the therapy of cinchona was Barba, a Spanish physician, whose work was printed in Seville in 1642.An Epitome of the History of Medicine|Roswell Park
Coffee, tea, cinchona and sugar were tried in turn, with limited success.
The present arrangement shall also apply to cinchona bark and salts of quinine.
The account of the Dutch cinchona-plantations, which now furnish quinine of the best quality, is full of interest.