Frangulic
Frangulic Fran*gu"lic, Frangulinic Fran`gu*lin"ic, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or drived from, frangulin, or a species ({Rhamnus Frangula}) of the buckthorn. [1913 Webster]

{Frangulinic acid} (Chem.), a yellow crystalline substance, resembling alizarin, and obtained by the decomposition of frangulin. [1913 Webster]


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  • frangulic acid — SYN: emodin. [see frangula] …   Medical dictionary

  • Frangulinic — Frangulic Fran*gu lic, Frangulinic Fran gu*lin ic, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or drived from, frangulin, or a species ({Rhamnus Frangula}) of the buckthorn. [1913 Webster] {Frangulinic acid} (Chem.), a yellow crystalline substance, resembling… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Frangulinic acid — Frangulic Fran*gu lic, Frangulinic Fran gu*lin ic, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or drived from, frangulin, or a species ({Rhamnus Frangula}) of the buckthorn. [1913 Webster] {Frangulinic acid} (Chem.), a yellow crystalline substance, resembling… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rhamnus Frangula — Frangulic Fran*gu lic, Frangulinic Fran gu*lin ic, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or drived from, frangulin, or a species ({Rhamnus Frangula}) of the buckthorn. [1913 Webster] {Frangulinic acid} (Chem.), a yellow crystalline substance, resembling… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • emodin — A crystalline substance (cathartic) found in rhubarb, senna, cascara sagrada, and other purgative drugs. SYN: archin, frangulic acid. * * * em·o·din em ə dən n an orange crystalline phenolic compound C …   Medical dictionary

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