Cuminic acid
Cuminic Cu*min"ic (k?-m?n"?k), a. Pertaining to, or derived from, cumin, or from oil of caraway; as, cuminic acid. [1913 Webster]

{Cuminic acid} (Chem.), white crystalline substance, {C3H7.C6H4.CO2H}, obtained from oil of caraway. [1913 Webster]


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  • cuminic acid — (ˈ)kyü|minik noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary cumin + ic : cumic acid …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cuminic — Cu*min ic (k? m?n ?k), a. Pertaining to, or derived from, cumin, or from oil of caraway; as, cuminic acid. [1913 Webster] {Cuminic acid} (Chem.), white crystalline substance, {C3H7.C6H4.CO2H}, obtained from oil of caraway. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • C3H7C6H4CO2H — Cuminic Cu*min ic (k? m?n ?k), a. Pertaining to, or derived from, cumin, or from oil of caraway; as, cuminic acid. [1913 Webster] {Cuminic acid} (Chem.), white crystalline substance, {C3H7.C6H4.CO2H}, obtained from oil of caraway. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • C6H5C3H7 — Cumene Cu mene (k? m?n), n. [From {Cumin}.] (Chem.) A colorless oily hydrocarbon, {C6H5.C3H7}, obtained by the distillation of cuminic acid; called also {cumol}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cumene — Cu mene (k? m?n), n. [From {Cumin}.] (Chem.) A colorless oily hydrocarbon, {C6H5.C3H7}, obtained by the distillation of cuminic acid; called also {cumol}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cumol — Cumene Cu mene (k? m?n), n. [From {Cumin}.] (Chem.) A colorless oily hydrocarbon, {C6H5.C3H7}, obtained by the distillation of cuminic acid; called also {cumol}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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