phenylglyoxylic acid


Definition of phenylglyoxylic acid

  1. :  a crystalline keto acid C6H5COCOOH obtained especially by oxidizing styrene or mandelic acid; benzoyl-formic acid

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Origin and Etymology of phenylglyoxylic acid

International Scientific Vocabulary phenyl + glyoxylic

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