- Purpuric Pur*pu"ric, a. [Cf. F. purpurique.]
1. (Med.) Of or pertaining to purpura. --Dunglison.
2. (Chem.) Pertaining to or designating, a nitrogenous acid contained in uric acid. It is not known in the pure state, but forms well-known purple-red compounds (as murexide), whence its name. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.
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purpuric — pur·pu·ric … English syllables
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