- coccogˈnidic, cocˈcognic Chem.
[f. L. coccum berry + trivial name of Daphne Gnidium, a species of Mezereon, named from Gnidus or Cnidus, an ancient town of Caria.]In c. acid, an acid, crystallizing in quadrangular colourless prisms, obtained from the seeds of Daphne Gnidium.1863–72 in Watts Dict. Chem. I. 1060.
Useful english dictionary. 2012.