terebic acid

terebic acid

(tɛˈrɛbɪk)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a white crystalline carboxylic acid produced by the action of nitric acid on turpentine. Formula: C7H10O4
[C19: from tereb(inth) + -ic]
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