Xylic
Xylic Xy"lic, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, derived from, or related to, xylene; specifically, designating any one of several metameric acids produced by the partial oxidation of mesitylene and pseudo-cumene. [1913 Webster]

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  • xylic — adjective Pertaining to xylene. Xylic material and organic sediment were deposited in the supratidal marshes …   Wiktionary

  • xylic — xy·lic …   English syllables

  • xylic — xyˈlic adjective 1. Relating to xylem 2. Designating any of six acids, derivatives of xylene • • • Main Entry: ↑xylo …   Useful english dictionary

  • xylic acid — |zī]lik , |zi] noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary xyl + ic : any of six isomeric crystalline carboxylic acids (CH3)2C6H3COOH derived from xylene; dimethyl benzoic acid * * * /zuy lik, zil ik/, Chem. any of six colorless,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • xylic acid — /zuy lik, zil ik/, Chem. any of six colorless, crystalline, isomeric acids having the formula C9H10O2, derived from xylene. [1870 75; XYL(ENE) + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • xylic acid — /ˌzaɪlɪk ˈæsəd/ (say .zuylik asuhd) noun any of six isomeric acids derived from xylene, (CH3)2C6H3COOH …   Australian English dictionary

  • Xylamide — Xy*lam ide, n. [Xylic + amide.] (Chem.) An acid amide derivative of xylic acid, obtained as a white crystalline substance. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Xylate — Xy late, n. (Chem.) A salt of xylic acid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Xylidic — Xy*lid ic, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, either one of two distinct acids which are derived from xylic acid and related compounds, and are metameric with uvitic acid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Coronaridine — Systematic (IUPAC) name ibogamine​ 18 carbo​xylic aci​d methyl​ ester Clinical data Pregnancy cat.  ? …   Wikipedia

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