mannonic acid

noun
man·​no·​nic acid | \ mə-ˌnän-ik- How to pronounce mannonic acid (audio) , -ˌnōn- How to pronounce mannonic acid (audio) \

Medical Definition of mannonic acid

: a syrupy acid C6H12O7 formed by oxidizing mannose

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