tiglic acid

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tig·lic ac·id

(tig'lik as'id),
An unsaturated fatty acid present in glycerides in croton oil.
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Photooxidations of tiglic acid and angelic acid salts with singlet oxygen were carried out in aqueous deuterated solvents and water/methanol mixtures.
Photooxidations of tiglic acid (1), angelic acid (2), and 2,3-dimethyl-2-butenoic acid (3) with singlet oxygen were carried out in solvents/or solvent mixtures with dielectric constants varying from 2.3 to 56.6.