Definitions

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  • adj. Containing two carbon residues, or two carboxyl radicals.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Containing two carbon residues, or two carboxyl groups or radicals. In the latter sense, synonymous with dicarboxylic.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Containing two carbonic-acid radicals, — O.CO.OH, in the molecule. Sometimes incorrectly used for dicarboxylic.

Etymologies

di- +‎ carbonic (Wiktionary)

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