quercitannic acid

[ kwur-si-tan-ik as-id ]
/ ˌkwɜr sɪˈtæn ɪk ˈæs ɪd /

noun Chemistry

a form of tannic acid, found in oak bark and leaves.

Words nearby quercitannic acid

Origin of quercitannic acid

First recorded in 1845–50; from Latin querc(us) “oak” + -i- + tannic (acid); see tannic, fir
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