glutaric acid

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noun glu·tar·ic acid \glü-ˈter-ik-, -ˈta-rik-\

Definition of glutaric acid

  1. :  a crystalline acid C5H8O4 used especially in organic synthesis

Origin and Etymology of glutaric acid

probably from gluten + -aric (as in tartaric acid)


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glutaric acid

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noun glu·tar·ic acid \glü-ˌtar-ik-\

Medical Definition of glutaric acid

  1. :  a crystalline acid C5H8O4 used especially in organic synthesis


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