Word:

Tannic

Tan´nic
a.1.Of or pertaining to tan; derived from, or resembling, tan; as, tannic acid.
Tannic acid
a - (Chem.) An acid obtained from nutgalls as a yellow amorphous substance, C14H10O9, having an astringent taste, and forming with ferric salts a bluish-black compound, which is the basis of common ink. Called also tannin, and gallotannic acid.
b - By extension, any one of a series of astringent substances resembling tannin proper, widely diffused through the vegetable kingdom, as in oak bark, willow, catechu, tea, coffee, etc.
Adj.1.tannic - derived from, or resembling, tan or tannin
tannic acid, tannin
Browse
tanked
tanker
tanker plane
tankful
Tankia
Tankling
Tanling
Tannable
Tannage
Tannate
tanned
Tannenberg
Tanner
tanner's cassia
Tannery
tannia
-- Tannic --
tannic acid
Tannier
Tannigen
Tannin
Tanning
tannish
tannoy
Tanoan
Tanoan language
Tanrec
TANSTAAFL
Tansy
tansy leaf aster
tansy mustard
tansy ragwort
tansy-leaved rocket
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home - Privacy Policy