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thioglycolic acid

noun thio·gly·col·ic acid

Medical Definition of THIOGLYCOLIC ACID

:  an ill-smelling liquid mercapto acid C2H4O2S that is used as a reagent for ferric iron and especially in the form of its calcium salt as a depilatory


thio·gly·col·ic acid also thio·gly·col·lic acid \-glī-ˌkäl-ik-\
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