erythorbic acid

noun er·y·thor·bic acid \ ˌer-ə-ˈthȯr-bik- \

Definition of erythorbic acid

: a diastereoisomer of ascorbic acid with optical activity

Origin and Etymology of erythorbic acid

erythr- + ascorbic acid


Medical Dictionary

erythorbic acid

noun er·y·thor·bic acid \ ˌer-ə-ˈthȯr-bik- \

medical Definition of erythorbic acid

: a stereoisomer of vitamin C

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