Veratric
Veratric Ve*ra"tric, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or derived from, plants of the genus Veratrum. [1913 Webster]

{Veratric acid} (Chem.), an acid occurring, together with veratrine, in the root of white hellebore ({Veratrum album}), and in sabadilla seed; -- extracted as a white crystalline substance which is related to protocatechuic acid. [1913 Webster]


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  • veratric — ve·rat·ric …   English syllables

  • Veratric acid — Veratric Ve*ra tric, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or derived from, plants of the genus Veratrum. [1913 Webster] {Veratric acid} (Chem.), an acid occurring, together with veratrine, in the root of white hellebore ({Veratrum album}), and in sabadilla… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • veratric acid — və̇ˈra.trik noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary veratr + ic 1. : a crystalline acid (CH3O)2C6H3COOH occurring in sabadilla seed and also formed by decomposition of veratridine and other alkaloids; 3,4 dimethoxy benzoic acid 2. : a …   Useful english dictionary

  • veratric acid — veratro rūgštis statusas T sritis chemija formulė (CH₃O)₂C₆H₃COOH atitikmenys: angl. veratric acid rus. вератровая кислота ryšiai: sinonimas – 3,4 dimetoksibenzenkarboksirūgštis …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • veratric acid — Obtained by methylation and subsequent oxidation of protocatechuic acid; present in the seeds of Schoenocaulon officinale (Sabadilla officinarum) …   Medical dictionary

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

  • Veratrum album — Veratric Ve*ra tric, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or derived from, plants of the genus Veratrum. [1913 Webster] {Veratric acid} (Chem.), an acid occurring, together with veratrine, in the root of white hellebore ({Veratrum album}), and in sabadilla… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Veratrol — Ve*ra trol, n. [Veratric + ol.] (Chem.) A liquid hydrocarbon obtained by the decomposition of veratric acid, and constituting the dimethyl ether of pyrocatechin. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Veratrate — Ve*ra trate, n. (Chem.) A salt of veratric acid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • veratro rūgštis — statusas T sritis chemija formulė (CH₃O)₂C₆H₃COOH atitikmenys: angl. veratric acid rus. вератровая кислота ryšiai: sinonimas – 3,4 dimetoksibenzenkarboksirūgštis …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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