isatinic acid

isa·​tin·​ic acid | \ ¦īsə¦tinik- \
variants: or isatic acid \ (ˈ)ī¦satik-​ \

Definition of isatinic acid

: a white solid amino acid NH2C6H4COCOOH obtained by hydrolysis of isatin

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History and Etymology for isatinic acid

isatinic International Scientific Vocabulary isatin + -ic; isatic International Scientific Vocabulary isatin + -ic

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“Isatinic acid.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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