Dictionary
2 ENTRIES FOUND:

ascorbic acid

noun ascor·bic acid \ə-ˈskr-bik-\

Definition of ASCORBIC ACID

:  vitamin c

Origin of ASCORBIC ACID

International Scientific Vocabulary a- + New Latin scorbutus scurvy — more at scorbutic
First Known Use: 1933

ascorbic acid

noun ascor·bic acid \ə-ˌskr-bik-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ASCORBIC ACID

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: ascosporePrevious Word in the Dictionary: ascorbateAll Words Near: ascorbic acid
March 31, 2015
refluent Hear it
Flowing back
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears