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- adj. Of, or relating to the carboxyl functional group.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. of or pertaining to the carboxyl group; having a carboxyl group (written -COOH, -CO2H or -CO.OH).
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Containing carboxyl, CO.OH.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. relating to or containing the carboxyl group or carboxyl radical
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Such a combination gives acid properties to a molecule and it is called a carboxylic acid group (carbon plus oxygen plus acid).
Human skin oils are full of molecules called carboxylic acids.
The focus then shifts to a systematic presentation of the various substrates classes, namely carboxylic esters, amides and peptides, lactams and lactones, esters of inorganic acids, alkene and arene epoxides, and some miscellaneous hydrolyzable moieties.
Oxea is a global supplier of solvents, polyols and oxo derivatives such as carboxylic acids, olefin derivatives and alkylamines.
OXEA is a global supplier of solvents, polyols and oxo derivatives such as carboxylic acids, esters and amines.
Oxea is a global supplier of solvents, polyols and oxo derivatives such as carboxylic acids, esters and amines.
Agricultural wastes are now becoming viable alternatives since they are abundantly available, much cheaper and have various functional groups such as carboxylic acid, ester, carboxylate, hydroxyl, phenolic and amino that can act as adsorption sites for heavy metal ions.
Saponification involves hydrolysis of esters under basic conditions to form an alcohol and the salt of a carboxylic acid carboxylates, producing a soap-like solid from the fatty acid derivatives.
Ordinary bacteria found in salt marshes quickly and economically break down waste streams as diverse as municipal solid waste, farm residue and timber waste to form carboxylic acids.
It uses a naturally occurring mixture of organisms to convert biomass, not into fuels, but into carboxylic acids.