from The Century Dictionary.
- Of, pertaining to, or derived, from chrysophan.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Pertaining to, or derived from, or resembling, chrysophane.
- adjective (Chem.) a yellow crystalline substance extracted from rhubarb, yellow dock, sienna, chrysarobin, etc., and shown to be a derivative of an anthracene. It is used in the treatment of skin diseases; -- called also
rhein, rheic acid, rhubarbarin, etc.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- adjective Pertaining to, derived from, or resembling
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When well mixed add one teaspoonful of chrysophanic acid.
HILLIS, W.E. (1955) The isolation of chrysophanic acid and physcion from Rumex hymenosepalus Torr.
The activity of this plant in herpes is due to the chrysophanic acid contained in it.
It is analogous to quinon and resembles in many particulars chrysophanic and frangulic acids.
Manifestations of cushing's syndrome, hyperglycemia, and celexa or citalopram and contraindication can afebrile tamper mangosteen in some insults by historic schoolchildren of chrysophanic stresses while on therapy.
_ chrysophanic [or parietinic] acid in _Parmelia parietina_, and vulpinic acid in _Evernia vulpina_.
The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom Considered in Their Various Uses to Man and in Their Relation to the Arts and Manufactures; Forming a Practical Treatise & Handbook of Reference for the Colonist, Manufacturer, Merchant, and Consumer, on the Cultivation, Preparation for Shipment, and Commercial Value, &c. of the Various Substances Obtained From Trees and Plants, Entering into the Husbandry of Tropical and Sub-tropical Regions, &c.