depside

noun
dep·​side | \ ˈdepˌsīd, -sə̇d \
plural -s

Definition of depside

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

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History and Etymology for depside

International Scientific Vocabulary deps- (from Greek depsein to knead) + -ide

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“Depside.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/depside. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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