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or·gan·ic ac·id

an acid made up of molecules containing organic radicals; for example, acetic acid, citric acid, which contain the ionizable -COOH group.
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or·gan·ic ac·id

(ōr-gan'ik as'id)
An acid composed of molecules containing organic radicals; e.g., acetic acid, citric acid, which contain the ionizable -COOH group.
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organic acid

An acid containing the carboxyl radical, –COOH. Organic acids include acetic acid, formic acid, lactic acid, and all fatty acids.
See also: acid
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Principal coordinates analysis (PCoA) of the bacterial diversity based on the weighted UniFrac distances between the microbiome profiles of pigs fed basal diet (CTR), basal diet with 3,000 g/kg mixed organic acid 1 (MOA1), or basal diet with 2,000 g/kg mixed organic acid 2 (MOA2).
Table-I: Organic Acidurias diagnosed by Urine organic acid analysis on Gas ChromatographyMass Spectrometry (n=11).
Several alternatives to these antibiotics including organic acids have been suggested.
The complexes were formed as follows: organic acids were added in 100-mL beakers, which received 70 mL of distilled water, followed by stirring with glass rod.
Use of combined probiotic-prebiotic, organic acid and avilamycin in diets of Japanese quails.
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The objective of the present work was to study the inhibitory effect of four organic acids on Salmonella typhimurium, to evaluate the efficacy of an alternative neutralizer tested in vitro and on the digestive contents of chicks imported by Moroccan companies, and to suggest amendment in the Moroccan standard of Salmonella research in one-day-old chicks.
In this paper, five P mume pickling liquid (umezu) samples were collected from different factories in the South and East China, and their chemical constituents, including the content and proportion of organic acids and phenolic acids, and antioxidant activities were investigated.
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The results of a scanning electron micrograph (SEM) examination of the residue after the attack by organic acid metabolites did not show spores or vegetative filaments of the fungus (Fig.