filicic acid

noun

fi·​lic·​ic acid fi-ˌlis-ik- How to pronounce filicic acid (audio)
: a phenolic anthelmintic substance that is obtained as a colorless powder from the rhizome of the common male fern

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“Filicic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/filicic%20acid. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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