umbellic

Umbellic

Um*bel"lic\, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or obtained from, certain umbelliferous plants; as, umbellic acid.

Umbellic acid. (Chem.) (a) Anisic acid. [Obs.] (b) A yellow powder obtained from umbelliferone.
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