oxaluric acid

ox·​al·​uric acid

Definition of oxaluric acid

: a crystalline acid NH2CONHCOCOOH obtained in the form of salts by the action of alkalies on parabanic acid

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History and Etymology for oxaluric acid

International Scientific Vocabulary oxal- + -uric

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“Oxaluric acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oxaluric%20acid. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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