ethanedioic acid

/ (ˌiːθeɪndaɪˈəʊɪk, ˌɛθ-) /

noun

the technical name for oxalic acid

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Word Origin for ethanedioic acid

C20: from ethane + di- 1 + -o- + -ic

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