glycuronic acid


glycu·​ron·​ic acid
archaic : glucuronic acid
: a uronic acid (as galacturonic acid) derived from a glycose (as galactose)

Word History


glycuronic International Scientific Vocabulary glyc- + uron- (from Greek ouron urine) + -ic

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“Glycuronic acid.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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