monocarboxylic

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adjective mono·car·box·yl·ic \-ˌkär-(ˌ)bäk-ˈsi-lik\

Definition of monocarboxylic

  1. :  containing one carboxyl group acetic acid is a monocarboxylic acid

First Known Use of monocarboxylic

1883


Medical Dictionary

monocarboxylic

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adjective mono·car·box·yl·ic \-ˌkär-(ˌ)bäk-ˈsil-ik\

Medical Definition of monocarboxylic

  1. :  containing one carboxyl group


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