Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Noting an amorphous astringent acid combined with the alkaloids in the seeds of Strychnos Nux Vomica and S. Ignatia, and probably identical with caffeotannic acid.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Chem.) Pertaining to, or obtained from, nux vomica or St. Ignatius's bean.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective chemistry Pertaining to, or obtained from, nux vomica or Saint Ignatius's bean; as, igasuric acid

Etymologies

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See igasurine.

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