Thal"line (?), a. Bot.

Consisting of a thallus.

 

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Thal"line (?), n. [Gr. a young shoot or branch.] Chem.

An artificial alkaloid of the quinoline series, obtained as a white crystalline substance, C10H13NO, whose salts are valuable as antipyretics; -- so called from the green color produced in its solution by certain oxidizing agents.

 

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