Abietic
Abietic Ab`i*et"ic, a. Of or pertaining to the fir tree or its products; as, abietic acid, called also sylvic acid. --Watts. [1913 Webster]

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  • abietic — abietic, a. Chem. (æbɪˈɛtɪk) [f. L. abiet em fir tree + ic.] Of or pertaining to fir. abietic acid, a monobasic acid, C20H30O2, which is the essential constituent of resin. Reader No. 86. 239/3 …   Useful english dictionary

  • abietic — adjective a) Of, pertaining to, or derived from fir trees b) Of or pertaining to abietic acid or its derivatives …   Wiktionary

  • abietic — æbɪ etɪk adj. of or pertaining to fir trees or products derived from fir trees …   English contemporary dictionary

  • abietic — ab·i·et·ic …   English syllables

  • abietic —   a. pertaining to fir tree or resin …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • Abietic acid — Chembox new Name = Abietic acid [cite web url=http://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/summary/summary.cgi?cid=10569 title=ABIETIC ACID PubChem Public Chemical Database publisher=pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov accessdate=2008 05 16 last= first=] ImageFile =… …   Wikipedia

  • abietic acid — /ab ee et ik, ab /, Chem. a yellow, crystalline, water insoluble acid, C20H30O2, obtained from the resin of a species of pine: used chiefly in driers, varnishes, and soaps. Also called sylvic acid. [1860 65; < L abiet (s. of abies) fir + IC] * *… …   Universalium

  • abietic acid — abieto rūgštis statusas T sritis chemija formulė C₁₉H₂₉COOH atitikmenys: angl. abietic acid rus. абиетиновая кислота …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • abietic resin — abieto derva statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Nevisiškai oksiduotos dervų rūgštys. atitikmenys: angl. abietic resin rus. абиетиновая смола …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • abietic acid — noun A yellowish resin acid isolated from rosin and used in varnishes etc …   Wiktionary

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