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EtymologyEdit

alkali +‎ -oid. Compare French alcaloïde.

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alkaloid (plural alkaloids)

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

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alkaloid (comparative more alkaloid, superlative most alkaloid)

  1. Relating to, resembling, or containing alkali.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for alkaloid in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


CzechEdit

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alkaloid m

  1. alkaloid

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alkaloid m inan

  1. alkaloid

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

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

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alkalòīd m (Cyrillic spelling алкало̀ӣд)

  1. alkaloid

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