quininic acid

noun

qui·​nin·​ic acid kwi-ˌnin-ik- How to pronounce quininic acid (audio)
: a yellowish crystalline acid C11H9NO3 obtained by oxidation of quinine or quinidine

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“Quininic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/quininic%20acid. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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