butanoic acid

noun
bu·ta·no·ic acid | \¦byütə¦nōik-\

Definition of butanoic acid 

: butyric acid sense a used in the system of nomenclature adopted by the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry

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History and Etymology for butanoic acid

butane + -o- + -ic

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