Amine

Science / Chemistry / Amine: An amine is an organic compound that contains a nitrogen atom bound only to carbon and possibly hydrogen atoms. Examples are methylamine, CH3NH2; dimethylamine, CH3NHCH3; and trimethylamine, (CH3)3N.

Antihistamine

Health / Vitamins / Antihistamine: A substance that counteracts the effects of histamine. MORE

Traminer

Life Style / Wine Grapes / Traminer: Recently (2002) determined to be a possible cross developed from wild grape varieties. Is closely related to the V.silvestris Gmelin grapevine. Still grown in France, where it is better known as Savag MORE

Hyperdopaminergia

Science / Psychiatry / Hyperdopaminergia: (hi-per-do-pah-min-er-gee-ah) Neurochemical condition of excess dopamine neurotransmission. Thought to partly underlie the pathophysiology of schizophrenia. MORE

Nitrosamine

Health / Vitamins / Nitrosamine: Potentially carcinogenic compounds formed by the reactions of nitrites with amines or amides normally present in the body. MORE

Gewürztraminer

Life Style / Wine Grapes / Gewürztraminer: (Geh-Verts-Tram-In-Er). Specific clone(s) of the parent Traminer variety are widely grown, having literally dozens of synonym names including Traminer Rot and Piros Traminer. Best known as one of the MORE

Diphenhydramine

Health / First Aid / Diphenhydramine: Diphenhydramine is an antihistamine sold over-the-counter. Diphenhydramine is also sold as a sleep aid. MORE

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