Definition of Reichstein

1. Noun. A Swiss chemist born in Poland; studied the hormones of the adrenal cortex.

Exact synonyms: Tadeus Reichstein
Generic synonyms: Chemist

Lexicographical Neighbors of Reichstein

Rehfuss stomach tube
Rehnquist
Rehoboam
Rehoboams
Reich
Reichel-Polya stomach resection
Reichenbachian
Reichert's cartilage
Reichert's cochlear recess
Reichert-Meissl number
Reichian
Reichians
Reichism
Reichisms
Reichstag
Reichstein (current term)
Reichstein's compound
Reichstein's substance
Reid
Reid's base line
Reign of Terror
Reil's ansa
Reil's band
Reil's ribbon
Reil's triangle
Reiland
Reilly
Reims
Reinecke salt

Literary usage of Reichstein

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Belgravia by Mary Elizabeth Braddon (1869)
"Yes, they said she was married ; and it was certain that she now described herself as Madame Reichstein, not Mademoiselle Reichstein. ..."

2. The Chronicle of William de Rishanger, of the Barons' War: The Miracles of by William Rishanger (1840)
"March 14th, venimus Reichstein. March l?th, reditus a Reichstein. March 2lst, EK gave me 170 more, and of the 200 for changing 60 remayne. ..."

3. The Private Diary of Dr. John Dee, and the Catalogue of His Library of by John Dee (1842)
"March 14th, venimus Reichstein. March 17th, reditus a Reichstein. March 21st, EK gave me 170 more, and of the 200 for changing 60 remayne. ..."

4. The Private Diary of Dr. John Dee, and the Catalogue of His Library of by John Dee, James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps (1842)
"March 14th, venimus Reichstein. March I7th, reditus a Reichstein. March 21st, EK gave me 170 more, and of the 200 for changing 60 remayne. ..."

5. American Practitioner and News (1901)
"Dr. JJ Reichstein read a paper on " Medullary Narcosis, with a Report of Two Cases." The discussion of the paper was opened by Dr. William A. Hanna, ..."

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