isocitric acid

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iso·​cit·​ric acid | \ ˌī-sə-ˈsi-trik- How to pronounce isocitric acid (audio) \

Definition of isocitric acid

: a crystalline isomer of citric acid that occurs especially as an intermediate stage in the Krebs cycle

First Known Use of isocitric acid

1869, in the meaning defined above

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

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isocitric acid

noun
iso·​cit·​ric acid | \ ˌī-sə-ˌsi-trik- How to pronounce isocitric acid (audio) \

Medical Definition of isocitric acid

: a crystalline isomer of citric acid that occurs especially as an intermediate stage in the Krebs cycle

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