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Meaning of "cadaverine" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CADAVERINE

cadaverine  [kəˈdævəˌriːn] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CADAVERINE

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determiner
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Cadaverine is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CADAVERINE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Cadaverine

Cadaverine is a foul-smelling diamine compound produced by protein hydrolysis during putrefaction of animal tissue. Cadaverine is a toxic diamine with the formula NH25NH2, which is similar to putrescine. Cadaverine is also known by the names 1,5-pentanediamine and pentamethylenediamine.

Definition of cadaverine in the English dictionary

The definition of cadaverine in the dictionary is a toxic diamine with an unpleasant smell, produced by protein hydrolysis during putrefaction of animal tissue. Formula: NH25NH2.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CADAVERINE


aegirine
ˈiːdʒɪˌriːn
alizarine
əˈlɪzəˌriːn
balzarine
ˈbælzəˌriːn
berberine
ˈbɜːbəˌriːn
buckminsterfullerene
ˌbʌkmɪnstəˈfʊləˌriːn
butterine
ˈbʌtəˌriːn
cinnabarine
ˈsɪnəbəˌriːn
curarine
ˈkjʊərəˌriːn
fullerene
ˈfʊləˌriːn
Gadarene
ˈɡædəˌriːn
green
ɡriːn
gregarine
ˈɡrɛɡəˌriːn
nitroglycerine
ˌnaɪtrəʊˈɡlɪsəˌriːn
papaverine
pəˈpeɪvəˌriːn
pelerine
ˈpɛləˌriːn
polverine
ˈpɒlvəˌriːn
sapphirine
ˈsæfəˌriːn
submarine
ˈsʌbməˌriːn
trinitroglycerine
traɪˌnaɪtrəʊˈɡlɪsəˌriːn
wolverine
ˈwʊlvəˌriːn

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CADAVERINE

cad
cadaga
cadagi
cadaster
cadastral
cadastrally
cadastre
cadaver
cadaveric
cadaverous
cadaverously
cadaverousness
Cadbury
CADCAM
caddice
caddie
caddie car
caddie cart
caddied
caddies

WORDS THAT END LIKE CADAVERINE

algerine
anserine
atherine
Catherine
cycloserine
eserine
exocrine
extrauterine
ferine
glycerine
intrauterine
Katherine
passerine
phosphatidylserine
piperine
riverine
serine
speakerine
tangerine
uterine
viperine

Synonyms and antonyms of cadaverine in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «cadaverine» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CADAVERINE

Find out the translation of cadaverine to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of cadaverine from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «cadaverine» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

cadaverina
570 millions of speakers

English

cadaverine
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कैडवराइन
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

كادافيرين
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

кадаверин
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

cadaverina
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

cadaverine
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

cadavérine
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Cadaverine
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Cadaverin
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

カダベリン
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

카다 베린
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Cadaverine
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

cadaverine
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

காலரா நுண்ணுயிர் நச்சு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कॅडव्हरिन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

cadaverine
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

cadaverina
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

kadaweryna
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

кадаверин
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cadaverina
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κανταβερίνη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

cadaverine
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

kadaverin
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

cadaverine
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of cadaverine

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CADAVERINE»

The term «cadaverine» is normally little used and occupies the 122.157 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CADAVERINE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about cadaverine

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CADAVERINE»

Discover the use of cadaverine in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to cadaverine and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
A Novel and Efficient Synthesis of Cadaverine
Graduation week should be an exciting time for the Chemistry Department of Allston University, as they prepare to move from their shabby, haunted laboratories into a brand new building.
S. A. Scoggin, 2009
2
Articles on Polyamines, Including: Putrescine, Cadaverine, ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Hephaestus Books, 2011
3
Alkaloids: Biochemistry, Ecology,and Medicinal Applications
Crude enzyme preparations from Lupinus cell cultures catalyze the conversion of cadaverine to 1 7-oxosparteine in the presence of pyruvate as an amino-group acceptor. This specialized transaminase which converts three units of cadaverine  ...
Margaret F. Roberts, Michael Wink, 1998
4
Chemistry and Biology
promoter and the rbcS transit peptide sequence from potato (26). Indeed cadaverine was formed in the chloroplasts, the site of lysine biosynthesis. However, no increased anabasine production was observed, as the alkaloid biosynthesis ...
‎1997
5
Biochemistry and Physiology of Polyamines in Plants
The diamines, putrescine and cadaverine. were first identified in animal tissues subject to bacterial decay, giving rise to the very descriptive names. At first the amines were thought to be among the poisonous components of decayed matter  ...
Robert D. Slocum, Hector E. Flores, 1991
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Foul-Smelling Chemicals: Pyridine, Putrescine, Hydrogen ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 47.
Books Group Staff, Books, LLC, Books Group, 2010
7
Alkaloids - Secrets of Life:: Aklaloid Chemistry, Biological ...
The synthesis pathway of quinolizidine alkaloids is based on lysine conversion by enzymatic activity to cadaverine in exactly the same way as in the case of piperidine alkaloids. Certainly, in the relatively rich literature which attempts to explain ...
Tadeusz Aniszewski, 2007
8
An Odyssey Through the Brain, Behavior and the Mind
Intact normal rats, as well as the surgical control rats, avoided toluene-scented and 2-propylthietane-scented food but preferred food scented with cadaverine. To us the smell of cadaverine is revolting, but to a rat, an animal which normally ...
C. H. Vanderwolf, 2003
9
Seafood Quality and Safety: Advances in the New Millennium
The levels of putrescine, cadaverine, and histamine increased as decomposition progressed (Figure 2). Putrescine was not detected at initial decomposition but increased rapidly at advanced decomposition. Cadaverine was detected in small  ...
Fereidoon Shahidi, Benjamin K. Simpson, 2004
10
Histamine in Marine Products: Production by Bacteria, ...
Seven years ago, Bjeldanes, Schutz and Morris (1977) showed that a 1:1 ratio of histamine to cadaverine (150 mg of each amine/kg body weight) was lethal to guinea pigs while either compound alone could be taken with no symptoms.
Bonnie Sun Pan, David James, 1985

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CADAVERINE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term cadaverine is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Wet dogs smell and why they are attracted to death unveiled in video
For example, dogs are attracted to smells like putriscine and cadaverine - molecules that forensic scientists dub 'dead body smell.' A video ... «Daily Mail, Jun 15»
2
Why do wet dogs stink? This video offers some of the answers to …
And if that wasn't enough, the Reactions team claim that dogs are attracted to molecules like putrescine and cadaverine, molecules better ... «Mirror.co.uk, Jun 15»
3
Molecular sensors Spoiler alert
A key identifier of spoilt fish and meat is the generation of particularly odorous molecules, such as putrescine and cadaverine, through bacterial ... «Nature.com, May 15»
4
Investigating the Stench of Death with Chromatography
... compounds which go into a corpse's scent. So far, two of the major offenders which have been identified are putrescine and cadaverine. «Chromatography Today, May 15»
5
Rutter: That awful stink is the price of profit, bacon
... with more than 200 noxious compounds, including ammonia, old reliable hydrogen sulfide and something called decomposing "cadaverine.". «Chicago Tribune, May 15»
6
Dogs are Still the Best Way to Find a Corpse
... such as the aptly-named cadaverine and putrescine, a 2004 study didn't find any noticeable traces of either chemical in or around gravesites. «Smithsonian, May 15»
7
The Science Behind Dogs That Detect Dead Bodies
Two of the best known chemicals are cadaverine and putrescine, chemical compounds produced by the breakdown of amino acids during ... «Gizmodo Australia, May 15»
8
What Gives a Decaying Body Its Distinctive Odor?
The two best-characterised components are cadaverine and putrescine, foul-smelling molecules that repel most animals. First discovered in ... «Gizmodo, May 15»
9
Dogs Can Detect Dead Bodies Better than Any Machine
Two of the best known chemicals are cadaverine and putrescine, chemical compounds produced by the breakdown of amino acids during ... «Gizmodo, May 15»
10
What Gives A Decaying Body Its Distinctive Odour?
The two best-characterised components are cadaverine and putrescine, foul-smelling molecules that repel most animals. First discovered in ... «Gizmodo Australia, May 15»

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