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  1. quinquina(Noun)

    Jesuit's bark

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quinquina(noun)

    peruvian bark

  2. Origin: [NL. & F. See Quinine.]


  1. Quinquina

    Quinquina is a variety of apéritif wines. Traditionally quinquinas contain cinchona bark, which provides quinine. Quinine was used in treating malaria. Americano is considered either a subclass of quinquina, or a separate variety of apéritif. The root amer means bitter. Americano uses gentian root as the primary ingredient for flavoring and bitterness. Quinquina also refers to Peruvian Bark, which originates from South America. It was introduced to Europe in the 17th century by Spanish missionaries. Some quinquinas are: ⁕Bonal Gentiane Quina ⁕Byrrh ⁕Cocchi Americano ⁕Contratto Americano Rosso ⁕Dubonnet ⁕Lillet Blanc ⁕MAiDENii ⁕St. Raphaël

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Quinquina

    kin-kī′nä, n. quinaquina. [Quinine.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quinquina in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quinquina in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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