depside

noun dep·side \ˈdepˌsīd, -sə̇d\

Definition of depside

plural

-s

  1. :  any of a class of esters formed by the condensation of two or more molecules of phenolic carboxylic acids

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Origin and Etymology of depside

International Scientific Vocabulary deps- (from Greek depsein to knead) + -ide — more at diphtheria


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