Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to, or designating, an acid found in certain lichens, and called also lecanoric acid.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as lecanoric.

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Examples

  • On the other hand, the constitution of the simpler natural tannoids is known to a greater or less extent; of these, lecanoric acid (Lecanorsäure) is the best known, being an ester anhydride of orsellic acid (a dihydroxytoluylic acid).

    Synthetic Tannins

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