comenic acid

noun co·men·ic acid \ (ˈkō¦menik- , -mēn- \

Definition of comenic acid

: a yellow crystalline acid, C5H3O3COOH formed from meconic acid; 5-hydroxy-1,4-pyrone-2-carboxylic acid

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Origin and Etymology of comenic acid

International Scientific Vocabulary comenic (anagram of meconic) + acid


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