- pertaining to or derived from valerian.
Also va·le·ri·an·ic [vuh-leer-ee-an-ik] /vəˌlɪər iˈæn ɪk/.
Origin of valeric
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According to recent experiments, it is identical with valeric acid.
By passing dry hydrochloric acid gas into an alcoholic solution of valeric acid.
Small quantities of valeric acid, higher alcohols, and odorous products were formed.Researches on Cellulose
C. F. Cross
- of, relating to, or derived from valerian
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