Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to lac, or produced from it.
  • Noting an acid, a brownish-red compound, C16H12O8(?) obtained from lac-dye by the action of dilute hydrochloric acid. It crystallizes in minute plates, decomposes without melting at about 180° C, and resembles carminic acid.

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

  • adjective (Chem.) Pertaining to lac, or produced from it.

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

  • adjective Characteristic of lac, such as in laccic acid

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From French laccique (laccic)

Examples

    Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.