glutaric acid

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glu·tar·ic ac·id

(glū-tar'ik as'id),
Pentanedioic acid; an intermediate in tryptophan catabolism; accumulates in glutaric acidemia.

saccharic acid

A dicarboxy sugar acid derived by oxidising a sugar (e.g.,  glucose) with nitric acid.

glu·tar·ic ac·id

(glū-tar'ik as'id)
An intermediate in tryptophan catabolism; accumulates in glutaric acidemia.