thujic acid

noun thu·jic acid \ˈth(y)üjik-\

Definition of thujic acid

  1. :  a crystalline unsaturated acid C9H11COOH containing a 7-membered ring and found in the heartwood of the western red cedar

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Origin and Etymology of thujic acid

New Latin Thuja + English -ic

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