Pulvinic
Pulvinic Pul*vin"ic, a. [From {Vulpinic}, by transposition of the letters.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, an acid obtained by the decomposition of vulpinic acid, as a white crystalline substance. [1913 Webster]

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  • pulvinic — pul·vin·ic …   English syllables

  • pulvinic acid — ˌpəlˈvinik noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary, blend of pulvic and in : an orange crystalline lactonic acid (C17H11O3)COOH obtained from lichens and by hydrolysis of vulpinic acid …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pulvinone — Chembox new Name = Pulvinone ImageFile = Pulvinone.png IUPACName = 5 Phenylmethylene 4 hydroxy 3 phenylfuran 2(5 H ) one OtherNames = Section1 = Chembox Identifiers SMILES = CASNo = 4941 88 2 (mixture of E and Z isomers), 78376 10 0 ( Z isomer),… …   Wikipedia

  • Cetraria vulpina — Vulpic Vul pic, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, derived from, or designating, an acid obtained from a lichen ({Cetraria vulpina}) as a yellow or red crystalline substance which on decomposition yields pulvinic acid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vulpic — Vul pic, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, derived from, or designating, an acid obtained from a lichen ({Cetraria vulpina}) as a yellow or red crystalline substance which on decomposition yields pulvinic acid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Boletaceae — Cep, Boletus edulis Scientific classification Kingdom: Fungi …   Wikipedia

  • pulvic acid — ˈpəlvik noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary pulvic, anagram of vulpic : pulvinic acid …   Useful english dictionary

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