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citraconic acid


    Noun

    citraconic acid ( uncountable )

    1. ( organic chemistry ) one of the isomeric dicarboxylic acids produced by the distillation of citric acid, or as metabolites by microorganisms, cis-CH3-C( CO2H )=CHCO2H; the trans-isomer is mesaconic acid

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