agaric acid

noun \¦a-gə-¦ri-sik-\
variants: or

agaricic acid

\¦a-gə-¦ri-sik-\

Definition of agaric acid

  1. 1 :  a white powdery tribasic acid C22H40O7 constituting the active principle of agaric —called also agaricinic acid

  2. 2 :  agarinic acid

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First Known Use of agaric acid

1870


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