isatinic acid

noun

isa·​tin·​ic acid
¦īsə¦tinik-
variants or isatic acid
(ˈ)ī¦satik-
: a white solid amino acid NH2C6H4COCOOH obtained by hydrolysis of isatin

Word History

Etymology

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

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“Isatinic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/isatinic%20acid. Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

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