moric acid
Morin Mo"rin, n. (Chem.) A yellow crystalline substance ({C15H10O7}) of acid properties extracted from fustic ({Chlorophora tinctoria} syn. {Maclura tinctoria}, formerly called {Morus tinctoria}); -- called also {moric acid} and {natural yellow 8}. It is used as a dye for wool, giving a color from lemon yellow through olive to olive brown, depending on the metal with which it is mordanted. [1913 Webster +PJC]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Moric — Mo ric, a. Pertaining to, or derived from, fustic (see {Morin}); as, moric acid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • C15H10O7 — Morin Mo rin, n. (Chem.) A yellow crystalline substance ({C15H10O7}) of acid properties extracted from fustic ({Chlorophora tinctoria} syn. {Maclura tinctoria}, formerly called {Morus tinctoria}); called also {moric acid} and {natural yellow 8}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chlorophora tinctoria — Morin Mo rin, n. (Chem.) A yellow crystalline substance ({C15H10O7}) of acid properties extracted from fustic ({Chlorophora tinctoria} syn. {Maclura tinctoria}, formerly called {Morus tinctoria}); called also {moric acid} and {natural yellow 8}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Maclura tinctoria — Morin Mo rin, n. (Chem.) A yellow crystalline substance ({C15H10O7}) of acid properties extracted from fustic ({Chlorophora tinctoria} syn. {Maclura tinctoria}, formerly called {Morus tinctoria}); called also {moric acid} and {natural yellow 8}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Morin — Mo rin, n. (Chem.) A yellow crystalline substance ({C15H10O7}) of acid properties extracted from fustic ({Chlorophora tinctoria} syn. {Maclura tinctoria}, formerly called {Morus tinctoria}); called also {moric acid} and {natural yellow 8}. It is… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Morus tinctoria — Morin Mo rin, n. (Chem.) A yellow crystalline substance ({C15H10O7}) of acid properties extracted from fustic ({Chlorophora tinctoria} syn. {Maclura tinctoria}, formerly called {Morus tinctoria}); called also {moric acid} and {natural yellow 8}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • natural yellow 8 — Morin Mo rin, n. (Chem.) A yellow crystalline substance ({C15H10O7}) of acid properties extracted from fustic ({Chlorophora tinctoria} syn. {Maclura tinctoria}, formerly called {Morus tinctoria}); called also {moric acid} and {natural yellow 8}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Morate — Mo rate, n. (Chem.) A salt of moric acid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • morin — noun A yellow flavonoid, extracted from fustic, once used to dye wool Syn: moric acid …   Wiktionary

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