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itaconic


itaconic


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Itaconic  \It`a*con"ic\,  a.  [From  aconitic,  by  transposition  of 
  the  letters.]  (Chem.) 
  Pertaining  to  or  designating,  an  acid,  {C5H6O4},  which  is 
  obtained  as  a  white  crystalline  substance  by  decomposing 
  aconitic  and  other  organic  acids. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Pyrocitric  \Pyr`o*cit"ric\,  a.  [Pyro-  +  citric:  cf  F. 
  pyrocitrique.]  (Chem.) 
  Pertaining  to  or  designating,  any  one  of  three  acids 
  obtained  by  the  distillation  of  citric  acid,  and  called 
  respectively  {citraconic},  {itaconic},  and  {mesaconic}  acid.