tannic acid

tannic acid


Definition of TANNIC ACID

:  tannin 1

First Known Use of TANNIC ACID


tan·nic acid

noun \ˌtan-ik-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of TANNIC ACID

: a tannin occurring especially in extracts from nutgalls and yielding gallic acid on hydrolysis—called also digallic acid, gallotannic acid, gallotannin
: tannin 1


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