[muhs-kuh-din; French my-skah-dan] /ˈmʌs kə dɪn; French mü skɑˈdɛ̃/
noun, plural muscadins
[muhs-kuh-dins; French my-skah-dan] /ˈmʌs kə dɪns; French mü skɑˈdɛ̃/ (Show IPA)
a person with monarchical sympathies during the French Revolution, especially from 1794 to 1796.
a French fop or dandy of this period.
[muhs-kuh-din, -dahyn] /ˈmʌs kə dɪn, -ˌdaɪn/ noun 1. a grape, Vitis rotundifolia, of the southern U.S., having dull purple, thick-skinned musky fruit and being the origin of many grape varieties. /ˈmʌskədɪn; -ˌdaɪn/ noun 1. a woody climbing vitaceous plant, Vitis rotundifolia, of the southeastern US 2. Also called scuppernong, bullace grape. the thick-skinned musk-scented purple […]
[muhs-kair-ahy, -kair-ee] /mʌsˈkɛər aɪ, -ˈkɛər i/ 1. any plant of the genus Muscari, which includes the grape hyacinth.
[muhs-ker-in, -kuh-reen] /ˈmʌs kər ɪn, -kəˌrin/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a poisonous compound, C 8 H 1 9 NO 3 , found in certain mushrooms, especially fly agaric, and in decaying fish. /ˈmʌskərɪn; -ˌriːn/ noun 1. a poisonous alkaloid occurring in certain mushrooms. Formula: C9H21NO3 muscarine mus·ca·rine (mŭs’kə-rēn’) n. A highly toxic alkaloid related to the […]
[muhs-kuh-rin-ik] /ˌmʌs kəˈrɪn ɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to . 2. related to or imitating the action of on neurons, especially in blocking cholinergic effects.