agarinic acid

ag·​a·​rin·​ic acid | \ ¦a-gə-¦ri-nik-\

Definition of agarinic acid

: the free acid that is held to occur in agar

called also agaric acid

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First Known Use of agarinic acid

1945, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for agarinic acid

agar + -in + -ic

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