Chlorophora tinctoria
Morin Mo"rin, n. (Chem.) A yellow crystalline substance ({C15H10O7}) of acid properties extracted from fustic ({Chlorophora tinctoria} syn. {Maclura tinctoria}, formerly called {Morus tinctoria}); -- called also {moric acid} and {natural yellow 8}. It is used as a dye for wool, giving a color from lemon yellow through olive to olive brown, depending on the metal with which it is mordanted. [1913 Webster +PJC]

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  • Chlorophora tinctoria — Morintannic Mo rin*tan nic, a. [NL. Morus fustic + E. tannic.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, a variety of tannic acid extracted from fustic ({Chlorophora tinctoria}, formerly {Maclura tinctoria} and {Morus tinctoria}) as a yellow… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chlorophora tinctoria — Guad. Avinje (C); Fustic (E); Yellow wood (E); Brasil (CR); Dinde (C); Fusete (C); Macano (P); Mora (P); Palo amarillo (C); Palo moro (C) . The fruit is edible. The wood is used for furniture. The latex is said to cause teeth to fall out (!). the …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • Chlorophora tinctoria (L.) Gaudich. ex Benth. & Hook. f. — Symbol MATI3 Synonym Symbol CHTI Botanical Family Moraceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Chlorophora tinctoria (L.) Gaudich. ex Benth. & Hook. f. — Symbol MATI3 Synonym Symbol CHTI Botanical Family Moraceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Chlorophŏra — Gaudich., Gattung der Morazeen, Bäume mit abwechselnden, ganzrandigen oder gezahnten Blättern und kugeligen oder länglichen Scheinfrüchten. Von den zwei Arten liefert C. tinctoria Gaudich. (Maclura tinctoria Don., Futeiba, Fustete), ein Baum mit… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Chlorophora — Chlorophŏra Gaudich, Pflanzengattg. der Morazeen. Holz von C. tinctorĭa Gaudich aus Westafrika und dem trop. Amerika als Gelbholz im Handel …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Maclura tinctoria —   Tatajyva Maclura tinctoria …   Wikipedia Español

  • Maclura tinctoria — Färbermaulbeerbaum Färbermaulbeerbaum (Maclura tinctoria) Systematik Klasse: Dreifurchenpollen Zweikeimblättrige (Rosopsida) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Maclura tinctoria — Morin Mo rin, n. (Chem.) A yellow crystalline substance ({C15H10O7}) of acid properties extracted from fustic ({Chlorophora tinctoria} syn. {Maclura tinctoria}, formerly called {Morus tinctoria}); called also {moric acid} and {natural yellow 8}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Maclura tinctoria — Morintannic Mo rin*tan nic, a. [NL. Morus fustic + E. tannic.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, a variety of tannic acid extracted from fustic ({Chlorophora tinctoria}, formerly {Maclura tinctoria} and {Morus tinctoria}) as a yellow… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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