dicarboxylic

adjective
di·​car·​box·​yl·​ic | \ ˌdī-ˌkär-ˌbäk-ˈsi-lik How to pronounce dicarboxylic (audio) \

Definition of dicarboxylic

: containing two carboxyl groups in the molecule dicarboxylic acids

First Known Use of dicarboxylic

circa 1890, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of dicarboxylic was circa 1890

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“Dicarboxylic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dicarboxylic. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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dicarboxylic

adjective
di·​car·​box·​yl·​ic | \ ˌdī-ˌkär-ˌbäk-ˈsil-ik How to pronounce dicarboxylic (audio) \

Medical Definition of dicarboxylic

: containing two carboxyl groups in the molecule

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