Dipterix odorata
Coumaric Cou*mar"ic (k??-m?r"?k), a. Relating to, derived from, or like, the {Dipterix odorata}, a tree of Guiana. [1913 Webster]

{Coumaric acid} (Chem.), one of a series of aromatic acids, related to cinnamic acid, the most important of which is a white crystalline substance, {HO.C6H4.C2H2.CO2H}, obtained from the tonka bean, sweet clover, etc., and also produced artificially. [1913 Webster]


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  • Diptĕrix — (D. Schreb.), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie der Papilionaceae Dalbergieae, Diadelphie, Dekandrie L. Arten: D. odorata, hoher Baum in Guinea, der Same ist die Tonkabohne; D. oppositifolia, hoher Baum daselbst, soll die kleine (englische)… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Dipterix formerly Coumarouna odorata — Coumarin Cou ma*rin (k[=oo] m[.a]*r[i^]n), n. [F., fr. coumarou, a tree of Guiana.] (Chem.) The concrete essence of the tonka bean, the fruit of {Dipterix (formerly Coumarouna) odorata} and consisting essentially of coumarin proper, which is a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tonca — ou tonka (ton ka) s. m. Arbre de la famille des légumineuses papilionacées qui croît dans les forêts de la Guyane et dont la grains porte le nom de fève tonka, coumarouna odorata, Aublet, dipterix odorata, Wildenow, dit aussi gaïac de la Guyane.… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • tonka — tonca ou tonka (ton ka) s. m. Arbre de la famille des légumineuses papilionacées qui croît dans les forêts de la Guyane et dont la grains porte le nom de fève tonka, coumarouna odorata, Aublet, dipterix odorata, Wildenow, dit aussi gaïac de la… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • Coumaric — Cou*mar ic (k?? m?r ?k), a. Relating to, derived from, or like, the {Dipterix odorata}, a tree of Guiana. [1913 Webster] {Coumaric acid} (Chem.), one of a series of aromatic acids, related to cinnamic acid, the most important of which is a white… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Coumaric acid — Coumaric Cou*mar ic (k?? m?r ?k), a. Relating to, derived from, or like, the {Dipterix odorata}, a tree of Guiana. [1913 Webster] {Coumaric acid} (Chem.), one of a series of aromatic acids, related to cinnamic acid, the most important of which is …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • HOC6H4C2H2CO2H — Coumaric Cou*mar ic (k?? m?r ?k), a. Relating to, derived from, or like, the {Dipterix odorata}, a tree of Guiana. [1913 Webster] {Coumaric acid} (Chem.), one of a series of aromatic acids, related to cinnamic acid, the most important of which is …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tonkobohne — (Tonkabohne, Faba de Tonca), die mit schwärzlichbrauner, gerunzelter, dünner, glänzender Samenhaut überzogenen, einer in die Länge gezogenen türkischen Bohne gleichenden, einen in zwei Cotyledonen zerfallenden Kern enthaltenden, fettigen,… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • haba tonga — semilla de la Dipterix odorata, con propiedades aromáticas Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010 …   Diccionario médico

  • camarú — (de or. guaraní) m. *Árbol fagáceo de América del Sur del género Nothofagus, de madera parecida a la del roble y cuya corteza se parece a la de la quina y tiene también propiedades medicinales. ≃ Roble de Orán. ⇒ *Planta. * * * camarú. (De or.… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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