maleic acid

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ma·le·ic ac·id

(mă-lē'ik as'id),
Butenedioic acid; used for preparing maleate salts.
Synonym(s): toxilic acid

maleic acid

/ma·le·ic ac·id/ (mah-le´ik) an unsaturated dibasic acid, the cis -isomer of fumaric acid.
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