cisaconitic acid

[ sis-ak-uh-nit-ik, -ak- ]
/ sɪsˈæk əˈnɪt ɪk, -ˌæk- /

noun Biochemistry.

a stereoisomer of 1-propene-1,2,3 tricarboxylic acid, C6H6O6, an important intermediate in the Krebs cycle.


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