"palmic" Definition

  1. a. Of, pertaining to, or derived from, the castor-oil plant (Ricinus communis, or Palma Christi); -- formerly used to designate an acid now called ricinoleic acid.

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Position in dictionary: 70516 of 111710 words.
Word Type: a.,
Words that start with "palmic": 1
Words that end with "palmic": 1
Words that contain "palmic": 1
Next words in dictionary: palmidactyles, palmiferous, palmigrade, palmin, palming, palmiped, palmipedes, palmister, palmistry, palmitate
Previous words in dictionary: palmetto, palmette, palmerworm, palmer, palmed, palmcrist, palmatisected, palmatisect, palmatilobed, palmatifid

English Dictionary Definition of palmic

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