ascorbic acid

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noun ascor·bic acid \ə-ˈskȯr-bik-\

Definition of ascorbic acid

Origin and Etymology of ascorbic acid

International Scientific Vocabulary a- + New Latin scorbutus scurvy — more at scorbutic


First Known Use: 1933


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ascorbic acid

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noun ascor·bic acid \ə-ˌskȯr-bik-\

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