glycidic acid


gly·​cid·​ic acid
: a volatile mobile liquid C2H3OCOOH used in the form of derivatives in perfumes; α,β-epoxy-propionic acid

Word History


glycidic International Scientific Vocabulary glycid- (as in English glycidol) + -ic

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“Glycidic acid.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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