Of or with respect to the fir-tree or its items as abietic acid called also sylvic acid
- Of or with respect to the fir-tree or its items; because, abietic acid, labeled as also sylvic acid.
(a.) Of or related to the fir-tree or its items; since, abietic acid, called also sylvic acid.
Examples of resin acids are abietic (sylvic) acid, C19H2802, occurring in colophony, and pimaric acid, C20H3002, a constituent of gallipo resin.