from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of, pertaining to, or derived from, a lactone.
- adj. Pertaining to, or designating, an acid obtained by the oxidation of milk sugar (lactose).
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to a lactone.
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Some lactonic aromachemicals are coconutty, some have a vanilla vibe, and some are kinda cheesy.
Unlike the pandanus leaf Pandanus amaryllifolius, a close relative with a lactonic, rice-like flavor, kewra bears the fragrant markings of rose, musk, sandalwood and champaca.
Its bright, lactonic floralcy is boosted by the use of terpeneless patchouli sourced from Laboratoires Monique Rémy now owned by International Flavors and Fragrances.
In perfumery, L’Artisan Parfumer’s Premier Figuier is an example of a perfectly pitched, fruity lactonic harmony—the creamy essence beneath the fig's skin shares center stage with the fruit's lush and refreshing interior.
I also seen that lactonic motherfucker Todds got some special snow machine he made that's like an ice skate crossed with a snow machine he calls it an ice machine.