xanthic


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xanthic

(ˈzænθɪk)
adj
1. (Chemistry) of, containing, or derived from xanthic acid
2. (Botany) botany rare having a yellow colour
Translations

xan·thic

a. amarillento-a, rel. a la xantina.
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2] area containing Xanthic and Eutrophic Oxisols with 10% declivity located in Northern Rio de Janeiro State (21[degrees]42'33" S and 41[degrees]20'23" W; 12 m of altitude), Brazil.
The saltwater fish is believed to be an Xanthic Undulate Trigger (Balistapus undulates) that was recently collected in Lombok Strait, a strait connecting the Java Sea to the Indian Ocean.
Photos of freshly collected specimens from Thailand indicates that specimens with broad bands on the body and faint or no cheek dark marks are the xanthic form.
2001) found that for a highly aggregated Xanthic Ferralsol in the central Amazon, the amount of organic C had no effect on aggregation.
It contains a synergistic combination of organic silicon and a xanthic base (similar to the caffeine and theophylline found in green tea) that activates lipolysis by increasing cAMP and prevents further fat storage by inhibiting lipoprotein lipase.
The paratype collection represents a xanthic color form with the "perianth white" and the "inflorescence golden yellow" (
This silver-grey chi, better known as goldfish, Carassius auratus, occasionally appeared as a xanthic form.
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Marcet also discovered a new compound in certain stones that he called xanthic oxide because it was soluble in alkalis and turned yellow on evaporation with nitric acid (32).
The histologic appearances can vary from polymorphous lesions to those showing a predominantly storiform, fibrous pattern of growth with rare multinucleated giant cells, to those lesions consisting predominantly of xanthic material.
Exotic-sounding xanthic extract plus caffeine zap sluggishness, while good old glycerine smoothes skin.
Steiner C, Das K, Garcia M, Forster B, Zech W (2008) Charcoal and smoke extract stimulate the soil microbial community in a highly weathered xanthic Ferralsol.