lutidinic acid

noun
lu·​ti·​din·​ic acid

Definition of lutidinic acid

: a crystalline acid C5H3N(COOH)2 that is isomeric with quinolinic acid and cinchomeronic acid and is made by oxidizing one of the lutidines; 2,4-pyridine-dicarboxylic acid

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History and Etymology for lutidinic acid

lutidinic International Scientific Vocabulary lutidine + -ic

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“Lutidinic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lutidinic%20acid. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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