carboxylic acid meaning

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Noun: carboxylic acid
  1. An organic acid characterized by one or more carboxyl groups

Derived forms: carboxylic acids

Type of: acid

Encyclopedia: Carboxylic acid


[Medicine]
n : an organic acid (as an acetic acid) containing one or more carboxyl groups

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  1. one exception is the decarboxylation of aromatic carboxylic acids.
  2. the scheme initially involves acylation of thiophene using a carboxylic acid to afford the acyl thiophene.
  3. metronidazole; amino carboxylic acid; amino acid; diester
  4. synthesis of coumarin-3-carboxylic acid ethyl ester
  5. synthesis and applications of 2-phenylmethyl thio-3-pydine-carboxylic acid

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