larixinic acid


larixinic acid
/lair"ik sin"ik, lair'-/, Chem.
maltol.
[ < NL Larix (decidua) genus of larch tree + -IN2 + -IC]

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  • larixinic acid — /lair ik sin ik, lair /, Chem. maltol. [ < NL Larix (decidua) genus of larch tree + IN2 + IC] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Larixinic — Lar ix*in ic, a. (Chem.) Of, or derived from, the larch ({Larix}); as, larixinic acid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • maltol — /mawl tawl, tol/, n. Chem. a crystalline compound, C6H6O3, obtained from larch bark, pine needles, chicory, or roasted malt, used for enhancing flavors and aromas, as in foods, wines, and perfumes. Also called larixinic acid. [1890 95; MALT +… …   Universalium


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