aminobenzoic acid

aminobenzoic acid
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1904 any of three crystalline derivatives C7H7NO2 of benzoic acid; especially para-aminobenzoic acid

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  • Aminobenzoic acid — (a benzoic acid with an amino group) can refer to:* para Aminobenzoic acid ( p aminobenzoic acid) * 3 Aminobenzoic acid ( m aminobenzoic acid) * Anthranilic acid (2 aminobenzoic acid, o aminobenzoic acid) …   Wikipedia

  • aminobenzoic acid — [ə mē΄nō ben zō′ik, am΄i nō΄ben zō′ik] n. any of several crystalline substances with the same formula, NH2C6H4COOH, used in the manufacture of dyes, drugs, suntan lotions, etc.: see also PARA AMINOBENZOIC ACID …   English World dictionary

  • aminobenzoic acid — noun a derivative of benzoic acid • Hypernyms: ↑acid * * *  ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ , | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary amin + benzoic : any of three crystalline monoamino derivatives NH2C6H4COOH… …   Useful english dictionary

  • aminobenzoic acid — ami·no·ben·zo·ic acid ə .mē nō ben .zō ik n any of three crystalline derivatives C7H7NO2 of benzoic acid: as a) PARA AMINOBENZOIC ACID b) ANTHRANILIC ACID …   Medical dictionary

  • aminobenzoic acid — /euh mee noh ben zoh ik, am euh noh , euh mee noh , am euh noh /, Chem. any of three isomers having the formula C7H7NO2, derived from benzoic acid, esp. the para isomer, para aminobenzoic acid. [1900 05; AMINO + BENZOIC ACID] * * * …   Universalium

  • aminobenzoic acid — a•mi′no•ben•zo′ic ac′id [[t]əˈmi noʊ bɛnˈzoʊ ɪk, ˈæm əˌnoʊ , əˌmi noʊ , ˌæm ə noʊ [/t]] n. chem. any of three isomers having the formula C7H7NO2, derived from benzoic acid, esp. para aminobenzoic acid …   From formal English to slang

  • aminobenzoic acid — noun Any benzoic acid with an amino group, such as anthranilic acid …   Wiktionary

  • aminobenzoic acid — (Chemistry) derivation of benzoic acid, substance needed to synthesized folic acid …   English contemporary dictionary

  • 4-Aminobenzoic acid — IUPAC name 4 Aminobenzoic acid …   Wikipedia

  • 3-Aminobenzoic acid — 3 Aminobenzoic acid[1][2] …   Wikipedia

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