agarinic acid

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

Definition of agarinic acid

  1. :  the free acid that is held to occur in agar —called also agaric acid

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Origin and Etymology of agarinic acid

agar + -in + -ic

First Known Use: 1945

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