Ferulic
Ferulic Fe*ru"lic, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or derived from, asafetida ({Ferula asaf[oe]tida}); as, ferulic acid. [Written also {ferulaic}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • ferulic — adjective Of or pertaining to ferulic acid or its derivatives …   Wiktionary

  • ferulic — fe·ru·lic …   English syllables

  • ferulic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ferulic acid — IUPAC name (E) 3 (4 hydroxy 3 methoxy phenyl)prop 2 enoic acid …   Wikipedia

  • ferulic acid — noun Etymology: ferula Date: 1879 a white crystalline acid that is structurally related to vanillin and is obtained especially from plant sources (as aspen bark) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ferulic acid — Phenolic compound present in the plant cell wall that may be involved in cross linking polysaccharide …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • ferulic acid — /feuh rooh lik/, Chem. a compound, C10H10O4, found in small amounts in lants, that occurs in two isomers, one a yellow oily liquid and the other crystalline. [1875 80; FERUL(A) + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • ferulic acid — noun A derivative of cinnamic acid that is a component of lignin …   Wiktionary

  • ferulic acid — fəˈrülik noun Etymology: ferula + ic : a white crystalline acid HO(CH3O)C6H3CH:CHCOOH that is structurally related to vanillin and is obtained especially from various resins (as asafetida or opopanax) * * * /feuh rooh lik/, Chem. a compound,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ferula asafoetida — Ferulic Fe*ru lic, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or derived from, asafetida ({Ferula asaf[oe]tida}); as, ferulic acid. [Written also {ferulaic}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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