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angelic acid

noun an·gel·ic acid \(ˌ)an-ˌjel-ik-\

Medical Definition of angelic acid

  1. :  an unsaturated crystalline acid C5H8O2 that occurs as an ester especially in angelica root and together with tiglic acid in oil from a European chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile)

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