Definition of ruberythric acid
: a yellow crystalline acidic glycoside C25H26O13 occurring in madder root and yielding alizarin and primeverose on hydrolysis
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Origin and Etymology of ruberythric acid
ruberythric International Scientific Vocabulary rub- (from New Latin Rubia) + erythr- + -ic
First Known Use: 1852See Words from the same year
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