polyglycolic acid

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English[edit]

Molecular structure of polyglycolic acid.

Etymology[edit]

poly- +‎ glycolic acid

Noun[edit]

polyglycolic acid (plural polyglycolic acids)

  1. (organic chemistry) A biodegradable, thermoplastic polymer formed from glycolic acid monomers

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