aceric


aceric
  a. pertaining to the maple.

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  • aceric — aceric, a. (əˈsɛrɪk) [ad. mod.L. aceric us, f. acer maple; see ic.] Of the nature of, or pertaining to the maple. aceric acid, an acid which exists in the sap of the maple. Craig. (See under acerate.) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aceric — A*cer ic, a. [L. acer maple.] Pertaining to, or obtained from, the maple; as, aceric acid. Ure. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • aceric — adjective Pertaining to, or obtained from, the maple; as, aceric acid Ure …   Wiktionary

  • Acerate — Ac er*ate, n. [See {Aceric}.] (Chem.) A combination of aceric acid with a salifiable base. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • List of Latin words with English derivatives — This is a list of Latin words with derivatives in English (and other modern languages). Ancient orthography did not distinguish between i and j or between u and v. Many modern works distinguish u from v but not i from j. In this article both… …   Wikipedia

  • acerate — 1. noun A combination of aceric acid with a salifiable base. 2. adjective Acerose; needle shaped …   Wiktionary