Allantoic acid
Allantoic Al`lan*to"ic, a. [Cf. F. allanto["i]que.] Pertaining to, or contained in, the allantois. [1913 Webster]

{Allantoic acid}. (Chem.) See {Allantoin}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Allantoic acid — Preferred IUPAC name 2,2 Diureidoacetic acid …   Wikipedia

  • allantoic acid — noun : a crystalline acid C4H8N4O4 obtained by hydrolysis of allantoin; di ureido acetic acid …   Useful english dictionary

  • allantoic acid — Diureidoacetic acid; a degradation product of allantoin. An important source of nitrogen in plants …   Medical dictionary

  • Allantoic — Al lan*to ic, a. [Cf. F. allanto[ i]que.] Pertaining to, or contained in, the allantois. [1913 Webster] {Allantoic acid}. (Chem.) See {Allantoin}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • glyoxylic acid — OHC COOH; produced by the action of glycine dehydrogenases upon glycine or sarcosine, or from allantoic acid by allantoicase or via alanine:glyoxylate aminotransferase. SYN: oxoacetic acid. * * * gly·ox·yl·ic acid .glī (.)äk sil ik n a syrupy or… …   Medical dictionary

  • hydantoic acid — |hīˌdan.|tōik noun Etymology: hydantoic International Scientific Vocabulary hydrogen + allantoic : a white crystalline acid NH2CONHCH2COOH obtained especially by boiling hydantoin with alkalies …   Useful english dictionary

  • List of organic compounds — This page aims to list well known organic compounds, including organometallic compounds, to stimulate the creation of Wikipedia articles. Note that purely inorganic compounds, minerals, and chemical elements are not included on this list. There… …   Wikipedia

  • Allantoin — Al*lan to*in, n. (Chem.) A crystalline, transparent, colorless substance found in the allantoic liquid of the fetal calf; formerly called allantoic acid and amniotic acid. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Glycolaldehyde — chembox new Name = Glycolaldehyde ImageFile = Glycolaldehyde.png ImageSize = 120px ImageName = Glycolaldehyde IUPACName = 2 hydroxyacetaldehyde Section1 = Chembox Identifiers CASNo = 141 46 8 ChemSpiderID = 736 SMILES = O=CCO Section2 = Chembox… …   Wikipedia

  • allantoate deiminase — An enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of allantoic acid to ureidoglycine, NH3, and CO2 …   Medical dictionary

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