agaric acid

noun
variants: or agaricic acid \¦a-gə-¦ri-sik- \

Definition of agaric acid 

1 : a white powdery tribasic acid C22H40O7 constituting the active principle of agaric

called also agaricinic acid

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First Known Use of agaric acid

1870, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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