aceturic acid

noun ac·e·tu·ric acid \¦a-sə-¦tu̇r-ik-, -¦tyu̇r-\

Definition of aceturic acid

  1. :  a crystalline acid CH3CONHCH2COOH —called also acetylglycine

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Origin and Etymology of aceturic acid

International Scientific Vocabulary acet- + -uric

First Known Use: 1865

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