glycidic acid

noun

gly·​cid·​ic acid
glə̇ˈs|idik-,
(ˈ)glī¦s|
: a volatile mobile liquid C2H3OCOOH used in the form of derivatives in perfumes; α,β-epoxy-propionic acid

Word History

Etymology

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

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“Glycidic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/glycidic%20acid. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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