Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

2017 Word of the Year

tiglic

[tig-lik] /ˈtɪg lɪk/
adjective, Chemistry.
1.
of or derived from tiglic acid.
Also, tiglinic
[ti-glin-ik] /tɪˈglɪn ɪk/ (Show IPA)
.
Origin of tiglic
1870-1875
1870-75; < New Latin tigl(ium) croton-oil plant (said to be < Greek tîl(os) watery excrement + New Latin -ium -ium) + -ic
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for tiglic
Historical Examples

Word of the Day

Nearby words for tiglic

Word Value for tiglic

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends