Mucic
Mucic Mu"cic, a. [L. mucus mucus: cf. F. mucique.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or derived from, gums and micilaginous substances; specif., denoting an acid obtained by the oxidation of gums, dulcite, etc., as a white crystalline substance isomeric with saccharic acid. [1913 Webster]

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  • mucic — /myooh sik/, adj. Chem. of or derived from mucic acid. [1800 10; MUC + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • mucic — adj. pertaining to mucic acid (Chemistry) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • mucic — /myooh sik/, adj. Chem. of or derived from mucic acid. [1800 10; MUC + IC] …   Useful english dictionary

  • múcic — mú|cic Mot Pla Adjectiu masculí …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • mucic — mu·cic …   English syllables

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  • Mucic acid — IUPAC name (2S,3R,4S,5R) 2,3,4,5 tetrahydroxyhexanedioic acid …   Wikipedia

  • mucic acid — [myo͞o′sik] n. [Fr mucique < L mucus (see MUCUS) + ique, IC] a colorless, crystalline acid, HOOC(CHOH) 4COOH, formed by oxidizing lactose, gums, etc …   English World dictionary

  • mucic acid — noun a solid acid (C6H10O8) found in milk or sugar • Hypernyms: ↑carboxylic acid * * * ˈmyüsik noun Etymology: mucic International Scientific Vocabulary muc + ic : an optically inactive crystalline acid HOOC(CHOH)4COOH obtained from galactose or… …   Useful english dictionary

  • mucic acid — galaktaro rūgštis statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Galaktozės oksidacijos produktas. formulė HOOC(CHOH)₄COOH atitikmenys: angl. galactaric acid; mucic acid rus. галактаровая кислота; слизевая кислота ryšiai: sinonimas – gleivių rūgštis …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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