gibberellic acid

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noun gib·ber·el·lic acid \ˌji-bə-ˈre-lik-\

Definition of gibberellic acid

  1. :  a crystalline acid C19H22O6 that is a gibberellin used especially in the malting of barley

1954

First Known Use of gibberellic acid

1954


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