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quercine

[kwur-sin, -sahyn] /ˈkwɜr sɪn, -saɪn/
adjective
1.
of or relating to an oak.
Origin of quercine
1650-1660
1650-60; < Latin querc(us) oak (see fir) + -ine2
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