quinotannic acid

noun
quino·​tannic acid | \ ¦kwinə+...- \

Definition of quinotannic acid

: a light yellow tannin found in cinchona bark

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History and Etymology for quinotannic acid

quinotannic International Scientific Vocabulary quin- + tannic

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“Quinotannic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quinotannic%20acid. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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