from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Pertaining to, or designating, one of several isomeric acids obtained from citric acid.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Noting an acid, a colorless compound, , prepared by boiling citraconic acid with dilute nitric acid. It crystallizes in slender needles, melting at 202° C.
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