[ uh-laj-ik ]
/ əˈlædʒ ɪk /
a yellow crystalline substance, C14H6O8, isolated from oak galls and tannins and used as a hemostatic.
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Medicine definitions for ellagic acid
[ ĭ-lăj′ĭk ]
A yellow crystalline compound that is obtained from tannins and used as a hemostatic.
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