glutaconic acid


glut·​acon·​ic acid
: a crystalline unsaturated dicarboxylic acid HOOCCH2CH=CHCOOH isomeric with citraconic acid

Word History


glutaconic probably International Scientific Vocabulary glut- (from gluten) + aconic (in aconic acid)

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“Glutaconic acid.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.

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