Medical Dictionary

parabanic acid

play
noun par·a·ban·ic acid \ˌpar-ə-ˌban-ik-\

Medical Definition of parabanic acid

  1. :  a crystalline nitrogenous cyclic diacid C3H2N2O3 made especially by oxidation of uric acid—called also oxalylurea


Seen and Heard

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

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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

WORD OF THE DAY

to give up a position of power

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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