Origin of fumaric
Words nearby fumaric
How to use fumaric in a sentence
When heated with concentrated hydrobromic or hydriodic acids, it is converted into fumaric acid.
Fumaric acid is found in fumitory (Fumaria officinalis), in various fungi (Agaricus piperatus, &c.), and in Iceland moss.
Maleic anhydride is obtained by distilling fumaric acid with phosphorus pentoxide.
The most marked case presented is that of maleic and fumaric acids.