malic

adjective ma·lic \ ˈma-lik , ˈmā- \

Definition of malic

: involved in and especially catalyzing a reaction in which malic acid participates
  • malic dehydrogenase

First Known Use of malic

circa 1909

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malic

adjective ma·lic \ ˈmal-ik , ˈmā-lik \

medical Definition of malic

: involved in and especially catalyzing a reaction in which malic acid participates
  • malic dehydrogenase

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