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butyric

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adjective bu·tyr·ic \byü-ˈtir-ik\

Definition of butyric

  1. :  relating to or producing butyric acid



Origin and Etymology of butyric

French butyrique, from Latin butyrum butter — more at butter


First Known Use: 1854


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butyric

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adjective bu·tyr·ic \byü-ˈtir-ik\

Medical Definition of butyric

  1. :  relating to or producing butyric acid <butyric fermentation>




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