Definition of pyromucic in US English:

pyromucic

adjective

Chemistry
rare
  • Originally: †relating to pyromucous acid obsolete. In later use: relating to or derived from pyromucic acid.

Origin

Late 18th century. In sense 1 from pyromuc-, after French pyromucique, designating radicals corresponding to pyromucous acid.

Pronunciation

pyromucic

/ˌpʌɪrəʊˈmjuːsɪk/