hydantoic acid

noun hy·dan·to·ic acid \¦hīˌdan‧¦tōik-\

Definition of hydantoic acid

  1. :  a white crystalline acid NH2CONHCH2COOH obtained especially by boiling hydantoin with alkalies

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Origin and Etymology of hydantoic acid

hydantoic International Scientific Vocabulary hydrogen + allantoic


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