chelidamic acid

noun chel·i·dam·ic acid \¦kelə¦damik-\

Definition of chelidamic acid

  1. :  a crystalline acid C7H5NO5 prepared from chelidonic acid and ammonia; 4-pyridone-2,6-dicarboxylic acid

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Origin and Etymology of chelidamic acid

International Scientific Vocabulary chelidonic + ammonia + -ic

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