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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Relating to xeronic acid or its derivatives

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to, or designating, an acid, C8H12O4, related to fumaric acid, and obtained from citraconic acid as an oily substance having a bittersweet taste; -- so called from its tendency to form its anhydride.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Noting a hypothetical acid, known only in the form of its salts or anhydrid.

Etymologies

From xero- + -ic (Wiktionary)

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