Lecanoric
Lecanoric Lec`a*no"ric, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, an organic acid which is obtained from several varieties of lichen ({Lecanora}, {Roccella}, etc.), as a white, crystalline substance, and is called also {orsellic acid}, {diorsellinic acid}, {lecanorin}, etc. [1913 Webster]

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  • lecanoric — lec·a·no·ric …   English syllables

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  • lecanoric acid — |lekə|nōrik , nȯrik noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary lecanor (from New Latin Lecanora) + ic : a crystalline phenolic acid C15H13O5COOH obtained from lichens …   Useful english dictionary

  • diorsellinic acid — Lecanoric Lec a*no ric, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, an organic acid which is obtained from several varieties of lichen ({Lecanora}, {Roccella}, etc.), as a white, crystalline substance, and is called also {orsellic acid},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lecanorin — Lecanoric Lec a*no ric, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, an organic acid which is obtained from several varieties of lichen ({Lecanora}, {Roccella}, etc.), as a white, crystalline substance, and is called also {orsellic acid},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • orsellic acid — Lecanoric Lec a*no ric, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, an organic acid which is obtained from several varieties of lichen ({Lecanora}, {Roccella}, etc.), as a white, crystalline substance, and is called also {orsellic acid},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Edward Schunck — Infobox Scientist name = Edward Schunck image width = caption = birth date = birth date|1820|8|16 birth place = Manchester, England residence = England nationality = English death date = death date and age|1903|1|13|1820|8|16 death place = Kersal …   Wikipedia

  • Lecanorin — Lec a*no rin, n. (Chem.) See {Lecanoric}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • orseillic — Orsellic Or*sel lic, a. [From F. orseille archil. See {Archil}.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, an acid found in certain lichens, and called also lecanoric acid. [Formerly written also {orseillic}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Orsellic — Or*sel lic, a. [From F. orseille archil. See {Archil}.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, an acid found in certain lichens, and called also lecanoric acid. [Formerly written also {orseillic}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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