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tan·nic

 (tăn′ĭk)
adj.
Of or obtained from tannin.

tannic

(ˈtænɪk)
adj
(Elements & Compounds) of, relating to, containing, or produced from tan, tannin, or tannic acid

tan•nic

(ˈtæn ɪk)

adj.
1. of or derived from tan or tannin.
2. (of wine) having an astringent taste due to the presence of tannin.
[1825–35]
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Adj.1.tannic - derived from tannin
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tannic

[ˈtænɪk]
A. ADJ [wine] → con mucho tanino
B. CPD tannic acid Nácido m tánico

tannic

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