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tannic

[tan-ik]
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  1. Chemistry. of, relating to, or derived from tan or tannin.
  2. (of wine) having an astringent taste imparted by the presence of tannin.

Origin of tannic

1825–35; tan1 or tann(in) + -ic
Related formsnon·tan·nic, adjective
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tannic

adjective
  1. of, relating to, containing, or produced from tan, tannin, or tannic acid
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tannic in Medicine

tannic

(tănĭk)
adj.
  1. Of, relating to, or obtained from tannin.
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