dehydroascorbic acid

noun
de·​hy·​dro·​ascor·​bic acid | \-ə-ˌskȯr-bik- \

Medical Definition of dehydroascorbic acid 

: a crystalline oxidation product C6H6O6 of vitamin C that occurs at times in some foodstuffs (as fruits, vegetables, and milk) and can be reduced to vitamin C

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