fumaric acid


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fumaric acid

 [fu´mar-ik]
an unsaturated dibasic acid, the trans isomer of maleic acid and an intermediate in the tricarboxylic acid cycle.

fu·mar·ic ac·id

(fū-mar'ik as'id),
trans-Butanedioic acid; an unsaturated dicarboxylic acid occurring as an intermediate in the tricarboxylic acid cycle.

fumaric acid

/fu·mar·ic ac·id/ (fu-mar´ik) an unsaturated dibasic acid, the trans isomer of maleic acid and an intermediate in the tricarboxylic acid cycle.

fu·mar·ic ac·id

(fyū-mar'ik as'id)
A trans-butanedioic acid; an unsaturated dicarboxylic acid occurring as an intermediate in the tricarboxylic acid cycle.

fumaric acid

an unsaturated dibasic acid; it is the trans-isomer of maleic acid and an intermediate in the tricarboxylic acid cycle.
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