curare vs tubocurarine what difference

what is difference between curare and tubocurarine

English

Alternative forms

  • curari, urare, urari, woorari, wurali

Etymology

From Cariban Mawa Cure, referring the Mawa vine, or Strychnos toxifera.

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /kjʊˈɹɑː.ɹi/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /kjʊˈɹɑɹ.i/

Noun

curare (uncountable)

  1. a plant, Strychnos toxifera, formerly used in arrow poisons in South America due to its D-tubocurarine content
  2. other South American plants with similar toxins that were also used in arrow poisons, mostly in the family Menispermaceae
  3. a substance containing the alkaloid D-tubocurarine, used historically as a muscle relaxant during surgery

Related terms

Translations

References

  • “curare”, in Lexico, Dictionary.com; Oxford University Press, 2019–present.
  • “curare”, in Merriam–Webster Online Dictionary.

Anagrams

  • Carreu, Ur-race, ur-race

Dutch

Etymology

Borrowed from Spanish curare.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kyˈraː.rə/, /kuˈraː.rə/
  • Hyphenation: cu‧ra‧re

Noun

curare n (uncountable)

  1. curare

Italian

Etymology

From Latin cūrāre, present active infinitive of cūrō.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kuˈra.re/

Verb

curàre (first-person singular present cùro, first-person singular past historic curài, past participle curàto, auxiliary avere)

  1. (transitive, medicine) to treat, cure (a patient, disease, etc.)
    Synonyms: medicare, fasciare, sanare, guarire
  2. (transitive) to look after
    Synonyms: badare, guardare, provvedere a, governare, seguire
  3. (transitive) to value; to take care of
  4. (transitive) (with [che + subj.] or [di + inf.]) to do in such a way (that); to make it so (that)
    Synonym: adoperarsi

Conjugation

Related terms

Anagrams

  • curerà

Latin

Verb

cūrāre

  1. present active infinitive of cūrō
  2. second-person singular present passive imperative of cūrō
  3. second-person singular present passive indicative of cūrō

Portuguese

Noun

curare m (uncountable)

  1. curare (a substance containing the alkaloid D-tubocurarine)

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kuˈɾaɾe/, [kuˈɾa.ɾe]

Noun

curare m (plural curares)

  1. curare

Verb

curare

  1. First-person singular (yo) future subjunctive form of curar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) future subjunctive form of curar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) future subjunctive form of curar.

Swedish

Noun

curare n

  1. curare

Declension


English

Etymology

From Latin tubus (tube) +‎ curare +‎ -ine.

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˌtjuː.bə(ʊ)ˈkjʊə.ɹə.ɹiːn/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˌtu.boʊ.kjʊˈɹɑɹ.ɪn/, /ˌtu.boʊ.kjʊˈɹɑˌɹin/

Noun

tubocurarine (countable and uncountable, plural tubocurarines)

  1. (pharmacology) Synonym of tubocurarine chloride.

Derived terms

  • dimethyltubocurarinium
  • tubocurarine chloride

Related terms

  • -curonium, -curium (neuromuscular blocking agent)
  • tubocurare

References

  • “tubocurarine”, in Lexico, Dictionary.com; Oxford University Press, 2019–present.
  • “tubocurarine”, in Merriam–Webster Online Dictionary.

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