hydrocinnamic acid

noun
hy·​dro·​cinnamic acid

Definition of hydrocinnamic acid

: a white-crystalline acid C6H5CH2CH2COOH obtained from cinnamic acid by hydrogenation; β-phenyl-propionic acid

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History and Etymology for hydrocinnamic acid

hydrocinnamic International Scientific Vocabulary hydr- + cinnamic

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“Hydrocinnamic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hydrocinnamic%20acid. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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