Orsellinic Or`sel*lin"ic, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, an organic acid obtained by a partial decomposition of orsellic acid as a white crystalline substance, and related to protocatechuic acid. [1913 Webster]

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  • orsellinic — or·sel·lin·ic …   English syllables

  • Orsellinic acid — IUPAC name …   Wikipedia

  • orsellinic acid — |ȯ(r)sə|linik noun Etymology: orsellinic International Scientific Vocabulary orsellin (from orselle + in, chemical suffix) + ic : a crystalline acid C6H2(OH)2(CH3)COOH found chiefly in combination in certain lichens; 4,6 dihydroxy ortho toluic… …   Useful english dictionary

  • orsellinic acid — orselino rūgštis statusas T sritis chemija formulė (HO)₂C₆H₂(CH₃)COOH atitikmenys: angl. orsellic acid; orsellinic acid rus. орселлиновая кислота ryšiai: sinonimas – 2,4 dihidroksi 6 metilbenzenkarboksirūgštis …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • orsellinic acid — noun A phenolic carboxylic acid, 2,4 dihydroxy 6 methylbenzoic acid, found in some lichens …   Wiktionary

  • ortho-orsellinic acid — noun see orsellinic acid …   Useful english dictionary

  • Orsellinsäure — Strukturformel Allgemeines Name Orsellinsäure Andere Namen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dihydroxybenzoic acid — Dihydroxybenzoic acids (DHBA) are a type of phenolic acids. There are six main compounds, having all the same molecular formula C7H6O4. Those are: 2,3 Dihydroxybenzoic acid (2 Pyrocatechuic acid) 2,4 Dihydroxybenzoic acid (β Resorcylic acid) 2,5… …   Wikipedia

  • Acide orsellinique — Général Nom IUPAC …   Wikipédia en Français

  • C20H22O10 — Erythrin E*ryth rin, Erythrine E*ryth rine, n. [Gr. eryqro s red.] 1. (Chem.) A colorless crystalline substance, {C20H22O10}, extracted from certain lichens, as the various species of {Rocella}. It is a derivative of orsellinic acid. So called… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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