Saccharonic
Saccharonic Sac`cha*ron"ic, a. (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or derived from, saccharone; specifically, designating an unstable acid which is obtained from saccharone (a) by hydration, and forms a well-known series of salts. [1913 Webster]

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  • saccharonic — saccharonic, a. Chem. (sækəˈrɒnɪk) [f. saccharon + ic.] Of, pertaining to or derived from saccharon. saccharonic acid, an acid formed by oxidation of saccharin by means of nitric acid. in Muir & Morley Watts Dict. Chem. IV. 421/1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • C6H10O2 — Saccharone Sac cha*rone, n. [Saccharin + lactone.] (Chem.) (a) A white crystalline substance, {C6H8O6}, obtained by the oxidation of saccharin, and regarded as the lactone of saccharonic acid. (b) An oily liquid, {C6H10O2}, obtained by the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • C6H8O6 — Saccharone Sac cha*rone, n. [Saccharin + lactone.] (Chem.) (a) A white crystalline substance, {C6H8O6}, obtained by the oxidation of saccharin, and regarded as the lactone of saccharonic acid. (b) An oily liquid, {C6H10O2}, obtained by the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Saccharonate — Sac cha*ro*nate, n. (Chem.) A salt of saccharonic acid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Saccharone — Sac cha*rone, n. [Saccharin + lactone.] (Chem.) (a) A white crystalline substance, {C6H8O6}, obtained by the oxidation of saccharin, and regarded as the lactone of saccharonic acid. (b) An oily liquid, {C6H10O2}, obtained by the reduction of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • saccharon — Chem. (ˈsækərən) Also one. [f. Gr. σάκχαρ ον sugar: see on.] 1. A white crystalline substance obtained by the oxidation of saccharin; the lactone of saccharonic acid. in Syd. Soc. Lex. 2. An oily liquid obtained by the reduction of saccharin. In… …   Useful english dictionary

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