ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid
noun Date: 1942 EDTA

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  • Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid — EDTA redirects here. For other uses, see EDTA (disambiguation). Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid …   Wikipedia

  • ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid — etilendinitrilotetraacto rūgštis statusas T sritis chemija formulė [(HOOCCH₂)₂NCH₂]₂ santrumpa( os) EDTA atitikmenys: angl. edetic acid; ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid; ethylenedinitrilotetraacetic acid rus. комплексон II; эдетовая кислота;… …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid — A chelating agent used to remove multivalent cations from solution as chelates, and used in biochemical research to remove Mg2+, Fe2+, etc., from reactions affected by such ions. As the sodium salt, used as a water softener, to stabilize drugs… …   Medical dictionary

  • ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid — noun a complex molecule used medically to chelate metal ions in cases of lead or heavy metal poisoning • Syn: ↑EDTA • Hypernyms: ↑molecule * * * +|te.trə+... noun Etymology: ethylenediamine + tetra + acetic : a colorless crystalline acid… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid — /eth euh leen duy euh meen te treuh euh see tik, set ik, min ; eth euh leen duy euh meen te treuh euh see tik, set ik, min /, Chem., Pharm. See EDTA. [1940 45; ETHYLENE + DIAMINE + TETRA + ACETIC ACID] * * * …   Universalium

  • ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid — EDTA …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid — eth′yl•ene•di′a•mine•tet′ra•a•ce′tic ac′id [[t]ˈɛθ ə linˈdaɪ ə minˈtɛ trə əˈsi tɪk, ˈsɛt ɪk, mɪn , ˌɛθ ə linˌdaɪ ə minˌtɛ trə [/t]] n. pha See EDTA • Etymology: 1940–45 …   From formal English to slang

  • Кислота Этилендиаминтетрауксусная (Edta, Ethylenediaminetetraacetic Acid) — см. Эдитат. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • edetic acid — SYN: ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid. * * * edet·ic ac·id (ə detґik) ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA) …   Medical dictionary

  • Carboxylic acid — Structure of a carboxylic acid Carboxylate ion …   Wikipedia

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