Hircin
Hircin Hir"cin, n. [L. hircus, he-goat, buck: cf. F. hircine.] (Chem.) Hircic acid. See {Hircic}. [R.]

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  • hircin — hircin, ine [ irsɛ̃, in ] adj. • 1458; lat. hircinus, de hircus « bouc » ♦ Didact. Qui tient ou vient du bouc. « leur odeur bondissait, hircine, capiteuse à vomir » (Grainville ). ● hircin, hircine adjectif (latin hircinus, de …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Hircīn — Hircīn, von Chevreul in der Seife aus dem Schöpsentalge unterschiedene Substanz, welche an sich geruchlos, aber, der heißen Luft ausgesetzt, als Hireinsäure einen eigenen Geruch besitzt; von ihm wird der eigenthümliche Geruch der… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • hircin — hircin, ine (ir sin, si n ) adj. Terme d histoire naturelle. Qui tient du bouc, qui dépend du bouc. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Lat. hircinus, de hircus, bouc …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • hircin — Hircic Hir cic, a. [Cf. F. hircique. See {Hircin}.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or derived from, mutton suet; applied by Chevreul to an oily acid which was obtained from mutton suet, and to which he attributed the peculiar taste and smell of that… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hırçın — sf. 1) Belirli bir sebebi olmadan sinirlenip huysuzluk eden (kimse) Hayriye Hanım, kırk beş yaşlarında, kara yüzlü, hırçın tavırlı, ufak tefek bir kadındı. R. N. Güntekin 2) Tiz, öfkeli (ses) …   Çağatay Osmanlı Sözlük

  • hircin — noun hircic acid …   Wiktionary

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