carboxylic acid

noun

Definition of carboxylic acid

  1. :  an organic acid (such as acetic acid) containing one or more carboxyl groups

1868

First Known Use of carboxylic acid

1868


Medical Dictionary

carboxylic acid

noun

Medical Definition of carboxylic acid

  1. :  an organic acid (as an acetic acid) containing one or more carboxyl groups


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