Definition of picamar in English:

picamar

noun

Chemistry
rare
  • A thick, colourless, oily liquid distilled from wood tar; 4-propyl-2,6-dimethoxyphenol, (C₃H₇)C₆H₂(OCH₃)₂OH.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Records of General Science. From German Picamar from classical Latin pic-, pix + amārus bitter. With the form picamare compare French picamare.

Pronunciation

picamar

/ˈpɪkəmɑː/