pyrotritaric acid

noun py·ro·tri·tar·ic acid \¦pīrō¦trī¦tarik-\
variants: less commonly

pyrotritartaric acid

\-īˌtär¦tarik-\

Definition of pyrotritaric acid

  1. :  a crystalline acid (C6H7O)COOH formed especially by heating tartaric acid; 2,5-dimethyl-3-furoic acid

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Origin and Etymology of pyrotritaric acid

pyrotritaric International Scientific Vocabulary pyr- + tri- + tartaric; pyrotritartaric from pyr- + tri- + tartaric


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