lactobionic acid

noun lac·to·bi·on·ic acid \¦laktō(ˌ)biˌ¦änik-\

Definition of lactobionic acid

  1. :  a syrupy acid C11H21O10COOH obtained by oxidation of lactose

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Origin and Etymology of lactobionic acid

International Scientific Vocabulary lactobiose lactose (from lact- + biose) + -onic

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