Origin of malic
Examples from the Web for malic
It may be synthesized from resorcin and malic anhydride or from β resorcyl aldehyde, acetic anhydride and sodium acetate.
From malic acid, by fermentation, or by digestion with hydriodic acid in sealed tubes.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
All the combinations of malic acid with salifiable bases, which are named malats, were unknown to the ancient chemists.Elements of Chemistry,|Antoine Lavoisier
The acid of the apple is usually considered to be malic acid, but really there are several acids mixed together.The Apple|Various
If malic acid is present, a voluminous flocculent precipitate will form.Detection of the Common Food Adulterants|Edwin M. Bruce