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}. 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]

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  • Morus tinctoria — Morintannic Mo rin*tan nic, a. [NL. Morus fustic + E. tannic.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, a variety of tannic acid extracted from fustic ({Chlorophora tinctoria}, formerly {Maclura tinctoria} and {Morus tinctoria}) as a yellow… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Morus tinctoria L. — Symbol MATI3 Synonym Symbol MOTI Botanical Family Moraceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Morus [1] — Morus (M. L.), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie der Moreae, Monöcie, Tetrandrie L.; ein od. zweihäusig, Blüthen ährig; männliche Blüthenhülle viertheilig, vier Staubgefäße; weibliche Blüthenhülle viertheilig, Fruchtknoten mit zweitheiligem… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Maclura tinctoria — Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked): Angiosperms (unranked): Eudic …   Wikipedia

  • Chlorophora tinctoria — Morintannic Mo rin*tan nic, a. [NL. Morus fustic + E. tannic.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, a variety of tannic acid extracted from fustic ({Chlorophora tinctoria}, formerly {Maclura tinctoria} and {Morus tinctoria}) as a yellow… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Maclura tinctoria — Morintannic Mo rin*tan nic, a. [NL. Morus fustic + E. tannic.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, a variety of tannic acid extracted from fustic ({Chlorophora tinctoria}, formerly {Maclura tinctoria} and {Morus tinctoria}) as a yellow… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Maclura tinctoria — Färbermaulbeerbaum Färbermaulbeerbaum (Maclura tinctoria) Systematik Klasse: Dreifurchenpollen Zweikeimblättrige (Rosopsida) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 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

  • Chrozophora tinctoria — Chrozophora tinctoria …   Wikipédia en Français

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