noun, Slang: Vulgar.
(Brit, taboo) the female genitals
a vulgar term for a woman’s genitals, specif. the vagina
UK vulgar slang
slang for “female genitalia, vulva, vagina,” 1735, perhaps 1610s, of unknown origin. Coarse and disparaging use for “females collectively” is from 1935.
The vulva or vagina; cunt
[1613+; origin unknown]
1. variant of before a vowel. /kwɪn/ noun 1. (Brit) short for quintuplet (sense 2) US and Canadian word quint n. 1935, short for quintuplet, one of five. Pyle 1965. Interactive language. Sammet 1969, p.691.
[kwin-uh-kreen] /ˈkwɪn əˌkrin/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. an alkaloid, C 2 3 H 3 0 ClN 3 O, similar in its properties to pamaquine, used in the treatment of malaria. /ˈkwɪnəˌkriːn/ noun 1. another name for mepacrine 2. quinacrine mustard, a nitrogen mustard derived from mepacrine and used as a stain for chromosomes
- Quinacrine hydrochloride
quinacrine hydrochloride quin·a·crine hydrochloride (kwĭn’ə-krēn’, -krĭn) n. The dihydrochloride form of an acridine derivative used as an antimalarial, an anthelmintic, and especially as a stain for Y chromatin in fluorescent microscopy.
[kwin-l-iz-er-in] /ˌkwɪn lˈɪz ər ɪn/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a red, crystalline organic compound, C 14 H 8 O 6 , used to dye cotton.