: containing carboxyl or a derivative
benzoic acid

Word History


French -oïque (as in acide caproïque caproic acid)

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“-oic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-oic. Accessed 5 Dec. 2023.

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