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Chincona vs Cinchona - What's the difference?

chincona | cinchona | Alternative forms |

Chincona is an alternative form of cinchona.

Chinchona vs Cinchona - What's the difference?

chinchona | cinchona | Alternative forms |

Chinchona is an alternative form of cinchona.

Cinchona vs Quill - What's the difference?

cinchona | quill |


As nouns the difference between cinchona and quill

is that cinchona is any of several south american trees, of the genus cinchona , cultivated for its medicinal bark while quill is the lower shaft of a feather, specifically the region lacking barbs.

As a verb quill is

to pierce or be pierced with quills.

Cinchona vs Quinine - What's the difference?

cinchona | quinine |


As nouns the difference between cinchona and quinine

is that cinchona is any of several south american trees, of the genus cinchona , cultivated for its medicinal bark while quinine is (pharmaceutical drug) a bitter colourless powder, an alkaloid derived from cinchona bark, used to treat malaria and as an ingredient of tonic water.

Cinchona vs Bark - What's the difference?

cinchona | bark |


As nouns the difference between cinchona and bark

is that cinchona is any of several south american trees, of the genus cinchona , cultivated for its medicinal bark while bark is the short, loud, explosive sound uttered by a dog or bark can be (countable|uncountable) the exterior covering of the trunk and branches of a tree or bark can be (obsolete) a small sailing vessel, eg a pinnace or a fishing smack; a rowing boat or barge.

As a verb bark is

to make a short, loud, explosive noise with the vocal organs (said of animals, especially dogs) or bark can be to strip the bark from; to peel.

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