dehydroacetic acid


de·​hy·​dro·​ace·​tic acid (ˌ)dē-ˌhī-drō-ə-ˌsēt-ik- How to pronounce dehydroacetic acid (audio)
: a crystalline acid C8H8O4 related to pyrone and used as a fungicide, bactericide, and plasticizer

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“Dehydroacetic acid.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jul. 2024.

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