Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Medical Dictionary

glyoxal

play
noun gly·ox·al \glī-ˈäk-ˌsal\

Medical Definition of glyoxal

  1. :  a reactive yellow low-melting aldehyde CHOCHO made by catalytic oxidation of ethylene glycol




Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up glyoxal? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to criticize in a loud and angry way

Get Word of the Day daily email!