pyroterebic acid


py·​ro·​terebic acid
: a liquid unsaturated acid (CH3)2C=CHCH2COOH obtained by pyrolysis of terebic acid; 4-methyl-3-penten-oic acid

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International Scientific Vocabulary pyr- + terebic

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“Pyroterebic acid.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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