alkaloid

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English

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Etymology

From alkali +‎ -oid. Compare French alcaloïde.

Pronunciation

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈæl.kə.lɔɪd/
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Noun

alkaloid (plural alkaloids)

  1. (organic chemistry) Any of many organic (often heterocyclic) bases that occur in nature and often have medicinal properties.

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Adjective

alkaloid (comparative more alkaloid, superlative most alkaloid)

  1. Relating to, resembling, or containing alkali.

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Czech

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Noun

alkaloid m inan

  1. alkaloid

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Norwegian Bokmål

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Etymology

From alkali +‎ -oid.

Noun

alkaloid n (definite singular alkaloidet, indefinite plural alkaloid or alkaloider, definite plural alkaloida or alkaloidene)

  1. (organic chemistry) an alkaloid

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Norwegian Nynorsk

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Etymology

From alkali +‎ -oid.

Noun

alkaloid n (definite singular alkaloidet, indefinite plural alkaloid, definite plural alkaloida)

  1. (organic chemistry) an alkaloid

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Polish

Etymology

From alkalia +‎ -oid. First attested in 1822.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /al.kaˈlɔ.it/
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  • Rhymes: -ɔit
  • Syllabification: al‧ka‧lo‧id

Noun

alkaloid m inan

  1. (organic chemistry) alkaloid

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References

  1. ^ Pamiętnik Warszawski (in Polish), numbers T.3, , 1822, page 112

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Serbo-Croatian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /alkalǒiːd/
  • Hyphenation: al‧ka‧lo‧id

Noun

alkalòīd m (Cyrillic spelling алкало̀ӣд)

  1. alkaloid

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