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isocitric acid

[ahy-suh-si-trik, ahy-suh-] /ˈaɪ səˈsɪ trɪk, ˌaɪ sə-/
noun, Biochemistry.
a major intermediate in the Krebs cycle, having the formula C 6 H 8 O 7 .
Origin of isocitric acid
First recorded in 1865-70; iso- + citric acid Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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isocitric acid in Medicine

isocitric acid i·so·cit·ric acid (ī'sə-sĭt'rĭk)
An isomer of citric acid that is an intermediate in the Krebs cycle.

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