lysergic acid

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ly·ser·gic acid

noun \lə-ˈsər-jik-, (ˌ)lī-\

Definition of LYSERGIC ACID

:  a crystalline acid C16H16N2O2 from ergotic alkaloids; also :  lsd

Origin of LYSERGIC ACID

International Scientific Vocabulary lys- + ergot + 1-ic
First Known Use: 1934

ly·ser·gic acid

noun \lə-ˌsər-jik-, (ˌ)lī-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of LYSERGIC ACID

: a crystalline acid C16H16N2O2 that is an ergotic alkaloid; also : lsd

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