Camphoric acid
Camphoric Cam*phor"ic, a. [Cf. F. camphorique.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or derived from, camphor. [1913 Webster]

{Camphoric acid}, a white crystallizable substance, {C10H16O4}, obtained from the oxidation of camphor. [1913 Webster]

Note: Other acids of camphor are campholic acid, {C10H18O2}, and camphoronic acid, {C9H12O5}, white crystallizable substances. [1913 Webster]


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  • camphoronic acid — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ |ränik noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary camphor + one (from Greek ōnē, suffix denoting a female descendant) + ic : a crystalline tribasic acid C6H11(COOH)3 obtained by the oxidation of camphor or camphoric acid …   Useful english dictionary

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  • C10H18O2 — Camphoric Cam*phor ic, a. [Cf. F. camphorique.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or derived from, camphor. [1913 Webster] {Camphoric acid}, a white crystallizable substance, {C10H16O4}, obtained from the oxidation of camphor. [1913 Webster] Note: Other …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • C9H12O5 — Camphoric Cam*phor ic, a. [Cf. F. camphorique.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or derived from, camphor. [1913 Webster] {Camphoric acid}, a white crystallizable substance, {C10H16O4}, obtained from the oxidation of camphor. [1913 Webster] Note: Other …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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