- pertaining to or derived from butyric acid.
Origin of butyric
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Examples from the Web for butyric
And of late years a number of other compounds, such as Butyric Acid, and others, have been added to the list.
Precisely the reverse of all this occurs with the vibrios of butyric acid.Fragments of science, V. 1-2
Concerning the chemical origin of butyric acid there is yet some doubt.Outlines of Dairy Bacteriology, 8th edition
H. L. Russell
The ferment of butyric acid he proved to be an organism of a different kind.
This lactic ferment, these butyric vibrios, whence do they come?
Word Origin and History for butyric
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