iminodiacetic acid

noun
im·i·no·di·ace·tic acid | \ ˌim-ə-ˌnō-ˌdī-ə-ˌsēt-ik- \

Medical Definition of iminodiacetic acid 

: an imino acid C4H7NO4 that is the source of several derivatives used to visualize the hepatobiliary tract after labeling with a radioisotope of technetium

Learn More about iminodiacetic acid

Share iminodiacetic acid

Dictionary Entries near iminodiacetic acid

imine

imino

imino acid

iminodiacetic acid

iminoglycinuria

imipenem

imipramine

Comments on iminodiacetic acid

What made you want to look up iminodiacetic acid? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

alleviating pain or harshness

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Musical Words Quiz

  • gramophone
  • Which word describes a musical performance marked by the absence of instrumental accompaniment?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!