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isobutyric acid

noun iso·bu·tyr·ic acid \ ˌī-sō-byü-ˈtir-ik- \

medical Definition of isobutyric acid

: a colorless liquid acid C4H8O2 used chiefly in making esters for use as flavoring materials

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