diorsellinic acid
Lecanoric Lec`a*no"ric, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, an organic acid which is obtained from several varieties of lichen ({Lecanora}, {Roccella}, etc.), as a white, crystalline substance, and is called also {orsellic acid}, {diorsellinic acid}, {lecanorin}, etc. [1913 Webster]

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  • orsellic acid — Lecanoric Lec a*no ric, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, an organic acid which is obtained from several varieties of lichen ({Lecanora}, {Roccella}, etc.), as a white, crystalline substance, and is called also {orsellic acid},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lecanoric — Lec a*no ric, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, an organic acid which is obtained from several varieties of lichen ({Lecanora}, {Roccella}, etc.), as a white, crystalline substance, and is called also {orsellic acid}, {diorsellinic acid} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lecanorin — Lecanoric Lec a*no ric, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, an organic acid which is obtained from several varieties of lichen ({Lecanora}, {Roccella}, etc.), as a white, crystalline substance, and is called also {orsellic acid},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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