tiglic

[tig-lik]
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adjective Chemistry.

of or derived from tiglic acid.

Nearby words

  1. tighty-whities,
  2. tiglath-pileser i,
  3. tiglath-pileser iii,
  4. tiglathpileser i,
  5. tiglathpileser iii,
  6. tiglic acid,
  7. tiglinic,
  8. tiglon,
  9. tigon,
  10. tigr

Also tig·lin·ic [ti-glin-ik] /tɪˈglɪn ɪk/.

Origin of tiglic

1870–75; < New Latin tigl(ium) croton-oil plant (said to be < Greek tîl(os) watery excrement + New Latin -ium -ium) + -ic

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