a. pertaining to cashew nut.

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  • Anacardic — An a*car dic, a. Pertaining to, or derived from, the cashew nut; as, anacardic acid. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anacardic — an·a·car·dic …   English syllables

  • anacardic — Pertaining to a cashew nut …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • anacardic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Anacardic acid — Anacardic acids are chemical compounds found in the shell of the cashew nut ( Anacardium occidentale ). As they are closely related to urushiol, they also cause an allergic skin rash on contact, known as urushiol induced contact dermatitis.… …   Wikipedia

  • anacardic acid — |anə|kärdik noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary anacardic (from New Latin Anacardium + International Scientific Vocabulary ic) + acid; originally formed as German anakardsäure : a brown crystalline vesicant phenolic acid found a …   Useful english dictionary

  • anacardic acid — noun A yellow liquid obtainable from the shell of the cashew nut (Anacardium occidentale), closely related to urushiol …   Wiktionary

  • Cashew — taxobox name = Cashew image caption = Cashews ready for harvest in Guinea Bissau regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Eudicots unranked ordo = Rosids ordo = Sapindales familia = Anacardiaceae genus = Anacardium… …   Wikipedia

  • Urushiol — For information on urushiol poisoning, see Urushiol induced contact dermatitis. Urushiol (pronEng|ʊˈruːʃiɒl) is an oil found in plants of the Family Anacardiaceae, especially Toxicodendron spp. ( e.g. poison oak, poison ivy, and poison sumac). It …   Wikipedia

  • Phenalkamine — Phenalkamines are a distinct range of natural epoxy curing agents that provide very fast cure, even at low temperatures ( …   Wikipedia

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