itaconic acid

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Etymology[edit]

Derived from an anagram of aconitic.

Noun[edit]

itaconic acid (uncountable)

  1. (chemistry) one of the isomeric dicarboxylic acids produced by the distillation of citric acid, or as metabolites by microorganisms, CH2=C(CO2H)-CH2CO2H

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