Sac*chul"mic (?), a. [Saccharine + ulmic.] Chem.

Of, pertaining to, or designating, an acid obtained as a dark amorphous substance by the long-continued boiling of sucrose with very dilute sulphuric acid. It resembles humic acid.

[Written also sacculmic.]

 

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