Meaning of suprarenin in English:

suprarenin

Pronunciation /ˌsuːprəˈriːnɪn/ /ˌsjuːprəˈriːnɪn/

noun

Pharmacology Physiology
  • A substance extracted from the adrenal gland; specifically adrenaline (epinephrine).

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Von Ziemssen's Cyclopaedia of Practical Medicine. From German Suprarenin from supraren- (in post-classical Latin suprarenalis) + German -in.