comanic acid

co·​man·​ic acid | \ (ˈ)kō¦manik-\

Definition of comanic acid

: a crystalline acid C5H3O2COOH obtained by partial decarboxylation of chelidonic acid; 1,4-pyrone-2-carboxylic acid

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“Comanic acid.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 22 November 2019.

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