Definition of "xanthic" []

  • Of, containing, or derived from xanthic acid (adjective)
  • Having a yellow colour (adjective)
  • Of a yellowish colour. (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "xanthic" in a sentence
  • "As in scarily blonde, yellow, xanthic hair, Rapunzel-gold and terrifying."
  • "On this day, it was ornamental designs engraved on tombstones, xanthic blooms of Magnolia trees, the flight of birds observed from the car, and now nests under a bridge."
  • "'fixing' -- i.e. decomposing the xanthic residue -- consists in a short exposure to the boiling saline solution."
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