tubaic acid


tu·​ba·​ic acid
: a crystalline phenolic acid C3H5C8H5O(OH)COOH derived from coumaran and formed from rotenone by cleavage with strong alkali

Word History


International Scientific Vocabulary tuba entry 3 + -ic

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“Tubaic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tubaic%20acid. Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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