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Definition of rhein

Rhein
Rhein Rhe"in, n. (Chem.) Chrysophanic acid.
rhein
Chrysophanic Chrys`o*phan"ic, a. Pertaining to, or derived from, or resembling, chrysophane. Chrysophanic acid (Chem.), a yellow crystalline substance extracted from rhubarb, yellow dock, sienna, chrysarobin, etc., and shown to be a derivative of an anthracene. It is used in the treatment of skin diseases; -- called also rhein, rheic acid, rhubarbarin, etc.

Meaning of rhein from wikipedia

- Look up Rhein or rhein in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Rhein may refer to: Rhine, a major river in Europe (German: Rhein) Rhein, a village in the...
- Latin Rhenus. The spelling with Rh- in English Rhine as well as in German Rhein and French Rhin is due to the influence of Gr**** orthography, while the...
- substances, rhein is a cathartic. Rhein is commonly found as a glycoside such as rhein-8-glucoside or glucorhein. Rhein was first isolated in 1895. It is...
- Wacht am Rhein (English: The watch/guard on the Rhine) may refer to: "Die Wacht am Rhein", German patriotic song Unternehmen: Wacht am Rhein, German codeword...
- Verkehrsverbund Rhein-Ruhr (VRR). p. 107. Archived from the original on 5 July 2014. Retrieved 23 October 2013. "Verkehrsverbund Rhein-Ruhr – Homepage...
- Rhein-Main Air Base (located at 50°1′48.7″N 8°35′16.97″E / 50.030194°N 8.5880472°E / 50.030194; 8.5880472) was a United States Air Force air base near...
- Rhine-Main, Frankfurt Rhine-Main area or Rhine-Main area (German: Rhein-Main-Gebiet or Frankfurt/Rhein-Main, abbreviated FRM), is the second-largest metropolitan...
- Boris Rhein (born 2 January 1972) is a German politician and the current Minister-President of Hesse. A member of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU)...
- The Rhine-Ruhr metropolitan region (German: Metropolregion Rhein-Ruhr) is the largest metropolitan region in Germany, with over ten million inhabitants...
- offensive was Unternehmen Wacht am Rhein ('Operation Watch on the Rhine'), after the German patriotic hymn Die Wacht am Rhein, a name that deceptively implied...