melilotic definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, with respect to, or obtained from, sweet clover or melilot; especially, designating an acid of this fragrant show, obtained from melilot as a white crystalline material.
  • others:
    • Noting an acid, a colorless compound, , found in yellow melilot, Melilotus officinalis, and prepared by the reduction of coumarin. It forms long trimetric crystals and melts at 83° C. Also called orthohydroxycoumaric acid.

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