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xanthic

[zan-thik] /ˈzæn θɪk/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to a yellow or yellowish color.
2.
Chemistry. of or derived from xanthine or xanthic acid.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20; < French xanthique. See xantho-, -ic
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British Dictionary definitions for xanthic

xanthic

/ˈzænθɪk/
adjective
1.
of, containing, or derived from xanthic acid
2.
(botany, rare) having a yellow colour
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Word Origin and History for xanthic
adj.

1817, from French xanthique, from Greek xanthos "yellow" (see xanthous).

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xanthic in Medicine

xanthic xan·thic (zān'thĭk)
adj.

  1. Having a yellow or yellowish color.

  2. Of or relating to xanthine.

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