flavianic acid

noun
fla·vi·an·ic acid | \ˌflā-vē-ˌan-ik-, ˌflav-ē- \

Medical Definition of flavianic acid 

: a yellow crystalline acid C10H6N2O8S used chiefly in precipitating arginine, tyrosine, or organic bases as insoluble salts

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