Mesaconic
Mesaconic Mes`a*con"ic, a. [Mes- + -aconic, as in citraconic.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, one of several isomeric acids obtained from citric acid. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • mesaconic — Pyrocitric Pyr o*cit ric, a. [Pyro + citric: cf. F. pyrocitrique.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, any one of three acids obtained by the distillation of citric acid, and called respectively {citraconic}, {itaconic}, and {mesaconic} acid.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mesaconic — mes·acon·ic …   English syllables

  • mesaconic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mesaconic acid — Mesaconic acid …   Wikipedia

  • mesaconic acid — mezakono rūgštis statusas T sritis chemija formulė HOOCC(CH₃)=CHCOOH atitikmenys: angl. mesaconic acid rus. мезаконовая кислота ryšiai: sinonimas – (E) metilbuteno dirūgštis …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • mesaconic acid — noun one of the isomeric dicarboxylic acids produced by the distillation of citric acid, or as metabolites by microorganisms, trans CH C(COH)=CHCOH; the cis isomer is citraconic acid …   Wiktionary

  • mesaconic acid — |me]zə]|känik , |mē], ]sə] noun Etymology: probably from International Scientific Vocabulary mes + citraconic acid : a crystalline unsaturated acid HOOCCH . C(CH3)COOH made by thermal isomerization of citraconic acid; methyl fumaric acid …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pyrocitric — is a group of organic chemical compounds pertaining to, or designating, any one of three acids obtained by the distillation of citric acid, and called respectively citraconic, itaconic, and mesaconic acid.References*cite… …   Wikipedia

  • citraconic — Pyrocitric Pyr o*cit ric, a. [Pyro + citric: cf. F. pyrocitrique.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, any one of three acids obtained by the distillation of citric acid, and called respectively {citraconic}, {itaconic}, and {mesaconic} acid.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • itaconic — Pyrocitric Pyr o*cit ric, a. [Pyro + citric: cf. F. pyrocitrique.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, any one of three acids obtained by the distillation of citric acid, and called respectively {citraconic}, {itaconic}, and {mesaconic} acid.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”