neoabietic acid

noun neo·abietic acid \¦nē(ˌ)ō+...\

Definition of neoabietic acid

  1. :  a crystalline resin acid C19H29COOH that is isomeric with abietic acid and is found especially in oleoresins from pine trees

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Origin and Etymology of neoabietic acid

neoabietic from ne- + abietic (in abietic acid)


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