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lecanoric

lecanoric


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lecanoric  \Lec`a*no"ric\,  a.  (Chem.) 
  Pertaining  to  or  designating,  an  organic  acid  which  is 
  obtained  from  several  varieties  of  lichen  ({Lecanora}, 
  {Roccella},  etc.),  as  a  white,  crystalline  substance,  and  is 
  called  also  {orsellic,  or  diorsellinic}  acid,  {lecanorin}, 
  etc