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coumaric


coumaric


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Coumaric  \Cou*mar"ic\  (k??-m?r"?k),  a. 
  Relating  to  derived  from  or  like  the  {Dipterix  odorata},  a 
  tree  of  Guiana. 
 
  {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.