Definition of tricarballylic acid
: a crystalline tricarboxylic acid C3H5(COOH)3 found in immature beets and obtainable from citric acid by dehydration followed by hydrogenation; 1,2,3,-propane-tricarboxylic acid
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Origin and Etymology of tricarballylic acid
tri- + International Scientific Vocabulary carballylic, former name of tricarballylic acid, from carb- + allyl + -ic
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