Meaning of ferulic acid

fe•ru'lic ac'id

Pronunciation: (fu-r'lik), [key]
— Chem. Chem.
  1. a compound, CHO, found in small amounts in lants, that occurs in two isomers, one a yellow oily liquid and the other crystalline.
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