Cetraric
Cetraric Ce*trar"ic, a. Pertaining to, or derived from, the lichen, Iceland moss ({Cetaria Islandica}). [1913 Webster]

{Cetraric acid}. See {Cetrarin}. [1913 Webster]


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  • cetraric — ce·trar·ic …   English syllables

  • cetraric — adjective see cetraria …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cetraric acid — Cetraric Ce*trar ic, a. Pertaining to, or derived from, the lichen, Iceland moss ({Cetaria Islandica}). [1913 Webster] {Cetraric acid}. See {Cetrarin}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cetraric acid — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary cetrar (from New Latin Cetraria) + ic : a bitter crystalline acid that is obtained from lichens (especially Cetraria islandica) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cetaria Islandica — Cetraric Ce*trar ic, a. Pertaining to, or derived from, the lichen, Iceland moss ({Cetaria Islandica}). [1913 Webster] {Cetraric acid}. See {Cetrarin}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Iceland moss — Scientific classification Kingdom: Fungi Division: Ascomyco …   Wikipedia

  • Cetraria Islandica — Cetrarin Cet ra*rin, n. [From Cetraria Islandica, the scientific name of Iceland moss.] (Chem.) A white substance extracted from the lichen, Iceland moss ({Cetraria Islandica}). It consists of several ingredients, among which is cetraric acid, a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cetrarin — Cet ra*rin, n. [From Cetraria Islandica, the scientific name of Iceland moss.] (Chem.) A white substance extracted from the lichen, Iceland moss ({Cetraria Islandica}). It consists of several ingredients, among which is cetraric acid, a white,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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