hexoic acid

noun
hex·o·ic acid | \(ˈ)hek¦sōik-\

Definition of hexoic acid 

: any of the monocarboxylic acids C5H11COOH (as caproic acid) derived from the hexanes

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History and Etymology for hexoic acid

hexane + -oic

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