oxalosuccinic acid


ox·a·lo·suc·cin·ic acid

noun \ˈäk-sə-lō-sək-ˌsi-nik-, äk-ˈsa-lō-\

Definition of OXALOSUCCINIC ACID

:  a tricarboxylic acid C6H6O7 that is formed as an intermediate in the Krebs cycle

Origin of OXALOSUCCINIC ACID

oxalic + succinic acid
First Known Use: 1925

ox·a·lo·suc·cin·ic acid

noun \ˈäk-sə-lō-sək-ˌsin-ik-, äk-ˈsal-ō-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of OXALOSUCCINIC ACID

: a tricarboxylic acid C6H6O7 that is formed as an intermediate in the metabolism of fats and carbohydrates

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