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glyoxaline


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Glyoxaline  \Gly*ox"a*line\,  n.  (Chem.) 
  A  white,  crystalline,  organic  base,  {C3H4N2},  produced  by  the 
  action  of  ammonia  on  glyoxal,  and  forming  the  origin  of  a 
  large  class  of  derivatives  hence  any  one  of  the  series  of 
  which  glyoxaline  is  a  type  --  called  also  {oxaline}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  glyoxaline 
  n  :  an  organic  base  C3H4N2;  a  histamine  inhibitor  [syn:  {imidazole}, 
  {iminazole}] 




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