Coridine meaning

(organic chemistry) A colourless or yellow oil (C10H15N) found in coal tar, Dippel's oil, tobacco smoke, etc., regarded as an organic base homologous with pyridine.
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(organic chemistry) Any of a series of metameric compounds of which coridine is a type.
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Origin of coridine

  • From Latin cortium leather, referring to its odour.
    From Wiktionary