from The Century Dictionary.
- Noting a colorless compound, HOCO. CH2.CH:CH.COOH, which crystallizes in prisms and melts at 152° C. It is isomeric with itaconic,: citraconic, and mesaconic acids. Also called
pentenediacidor A -G-propylenedi-carboxylic acid.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective (Chem.) Pertaining to, or derived from, an acid intermediate between glutaric and aconitic acids.
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