fulgenic acid

noun
ful·gen·ic acid | \(ˈ)fu̇¦l¦jenik-, ¦fə|\

Definition of fulgenic acid 

: a dicarboxylic acid [CH2=C(COOH)−]2 known in the form of derivatives

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History and Etymology for fulgenic acid

fulgenic from German fulgen- (from Latin fulgens fulgent) + English -ic

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