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carboxylic acid

noun

Definition of carboxylic acid

  1. :  an organic acid (as acetic acid) containing one or more carboxyl groups



1883

First Known Use of carboxylic acid

1883


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carboxylic acid

noun

Medical Definition of carboxylic acid

  1. :  an organic acid (as an acetic acid) containing one or more carboxyl groups




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