pyrenic acid

noun py·renic acid \(ˈ)pī¦rē|nik-, -re|\

Definition of pyrenic acid

  1. :  a yellow crystalline tricyclic keto dicarboxylic acid C13H6O(COOH)2 formed by the oxidation of pyrene

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Origin and Etymology of pyrenic acid

pyrenic International Scientific Vocabulary pyrene + -ic


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