containing much tannin; yielding tannin.
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Tannin definition, Chemistry. any of a group of astringent vegetable principles or
compounds, chiefly complex glucosides of catechol and pyrogallol, as the ...
Tannic definition, Chemistry. of, relating to, or derived from tan or tannin. See
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tan·nif·er·ous adj. Containing or yielding tannin. American Heritage® Dictionary
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Define tannin: a reddish acid that comes from plants, is used in making ink and
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Any of various water-soluble polyphenols found in plant tissues that bind proteins
and promote the tanning of leather. Also called tannic acid. 2. Any of various ...
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"tannic acid, vegetable substance capable of converting animal hide to leather,"
1802, from French tannin (1798), from tan "crushed oak bark containing tannin" ...