oxalosuccinic acid

[ ok-suh-loh-suhk-sin-ik, ok-, ok-sal-oh-, -sal- ]

nounBiochemistry.
  1. an organic acid, C6H6O7, that is an intermediate formed by the dehydrogenation of isocitric acid in fat and carbohydrate metabolism.

Origin of oxalosuccinic acid

1
First recorded in 1920–25; oxal(ic) + -o- + succinic acid

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