[n] - a dicarboxylic acid (C4H6O4) active in metabolic processes
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<chemical> A water-soluble, colourless crystal with an acid taste that is used as a chemical intermediate, in medicine, the manufacture of lacquers, and to make perfume esters. It is also used in foods as a sequestrant, buffer, and a neutralizing agent. ... Pharmacological action: anti-ulcer a...
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noun a dicarboxylic acid (C4H6O4) active in metabolic processes
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(sәk-sin´ik) an intermediate in the tricarboxylic acid cycle.
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a dicarboxylic acid of molecular formula C4H6O4 that is widely distributed in almost all plant and animal tissues and that plays a significant role ...
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Succinic acid (k; IUPAC systematic name: butanedioic acid; historically known as spirit of amber) is a dicarboxylic acid. Succinate plays a biochemical role in the citric acid cycle. The name derives from Latin succinum, meaning amber, from which the acid may be obtained. The carboxylate anion is c...
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A dicarboxylic acid that, at room temperature is a colorless crystalline solid, soluble in water. Succinic acid, also known by its systematic name butanedioic acid has the molecular formul C4H6O4. It is widely found in plant and an...
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succinic acid: see Krebs cycle.
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Succinic acid is a solid dibasic acid occurring in amber and other resins, from the former of which it can be obtained by distillation, though it can also be prepared by the fermentation of calcium malate.
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Type: Term Pronunciation: sŭk-sin′ik as′id Definitions: 1. 1,4 butanedioic acid, an intermediate in the tricarboxylic acid cycle; several of its salts have been variously used in medicine.
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