guaiac definition

  • noun:
    • Variant of guaiacum.
    • A paper addressed with alpha-guaiaconic acid, found in tests to identify bloodstream in faeces.
    • identical to guaiacum, 2 and 3.
    • hard greenish-brown timber of this lignum vitae tree along with other trees of genus Guaiacum
    • Variant of guaiacum.
    • A paper treated with alpha-guaiaconic acid, found in tests to detect blood in the faeces.
    • just like guaiacum, 2 and 3.
    • hard greenish-brown timber associated with the lignum vitae tree and other trees associated with genus Guaiacum
  • adjective:
    • related to, or resembling, guaiacum.
    • regarding, or resembling, guaiacum.
  • others:
    • Pertaining to or associated with the nature of guaiacum.
    • related to or of this nature of guaiacum.

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