anilic acid

noun
variants: or anilidic acid \ ¦anᵊl¦idik-​ \

Definition of anilic acid

: a compound [as phthalanilic acid C6H4(CONHC6H5)COOH] that is both an anilide and an acid

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First Known Use of anilic acid

1837, in the meaning defined above

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“Anilic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anilic%20acid. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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