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  • phyllin — ˈfilə̇n noun ( s) Etymology: phyll + in : a complex magnesium derivative of a porphyrin or a phorbin the phyllin formed from etioporphyrin …   Useful english dictionary

  • -phyllin — phyl|lin [↑ phyll u. ↑ in (3)]: 1) unsystematische Endung in Namen von versch. magnesiumhaltigen Alkaliabbauprodukten der Chlorophylle (Chloro , Rhodo , Glaukophyllin); 2) S: (in Freinamen:) –fyllin: Grundwort in Zus. mit der Bed. »von… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • theophylline — An alkaloid found with caffeine in tea leaves (commercial t. is prepared synthetically); a smooth muscle relaxant, diuretic, cardiac stimulant, and vasodilator; used in bronchial asthma and other forms of chronic obstructive …   Medical dictionary

  • -fyllin — fyl|lin: svw. ↑ phyllin …   Universal-Lexikon

  • φυλλίνη — η, Ν χημ. περιληπτική ονομασία για τα προϊόντα αποσύνθεσης τών χλωροφυλών με οξέα και βάσεις. [ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. Αντιδάνεια λ., πρβλ. αγγλ. phyllin < φύλλο(ν) + κατάλ. in τής χημ. ορολογίας] …   Dictionary of Greek

  • АНУРИЯ — (от греч. а отриц. част, и ouron моча), полное прекращение отделения мочи почками, может быть последствием различных заболеваний не только почек и мочевыводящих путей, но и других органов брюшной полости. Т. к. при этом и патогенез А. бывает… …   Большая медицинская энциклопедия

  • theophylline — n. an alkaloid, occurring in the leaves of the tea plant, that has a diuretic effect and relaxes smooth muscle, especially of the bronchi (it is an antimuscarinic drug). Theophylline preparations, particularly aminophylline, are used mainly as… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • phyll- — combining form or phyllo Etymology: New Latin phyllo , from Greek phyll , phyllo , from phyllon more at blow 1. : leaf phyllomorphous 2 …   Useful english dictionary

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