tricarboxylic
adjective Date: 1894 containing three carboxyl groups in the molecule <
tricarboxylic acid
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  • tricarboxylic — [trī kär΄bäk sil′ik] adj. containing three carboxyl groups in the molecule …   English World dictionary

  • tricarboxylic — /truy kahr bok sil ik/, adj. Chem. pertaining to a molecule that contains three carboxyl groups. [1915 20; TRI + CARBOXYLIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • tricarboxylic — adjective Having three carboxylic groups …   Wiktionary

  • tricarboxylic — adj. (Chemistry) containing three carboxyl groups …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tricarboxylic — tri·carboxylic …   English syllables

  • tricarboxylic — “+ adjective Etymology: tri + carboxylic : containing three carboxyl groups in the molecule …   Useful english dictionary

  • tricarboxylic acid cycle — tricarboxylic acid cycle. См. цикл Кребса. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Tricarboxylic acid — A tricarboxylic acid is an organic carboxylic acid whose chemical structure contains three carboxyl functional groups ( COOH). The best known example of a tricarboxylic acid is citric acid. Examples * Citric acid * Isocitric acid * Aconitic acid… …   Wikipedia

  • tricarboxylic acid cycle — tri·car·box·yl·ic acid cycle .trī .kär .bäk .sil ik n KREBS CYCLE * * * the final common pathway for the oxidation to CO2 of fuel molecules, most of which enter the cycle as acetyl coenzyme A; it also provides intermediates for biosynthetic… …   Medical dictionary

  • tricarboxylic acid cycle — trikarboksirūgščių ciklas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Baltymų, riebalų ir angliavandenių oksidacinio skaidymo organizme ciklas. atitikmenys: angl. citric acid cycle; Krebs cycle; tricarboxylic acid cycle rus. цикл Кребса; цикл лимонной… …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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