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Princeton's WordNet

  1. butyric acid, butanoic acid(noun)

    an unpleasant smelling fatty acid found especially in butter

    butanoic acid, butyric acid


  1. butanoic acid(noun)

    butyric acid

  2. butanoic acid(noun)

    The chemical compound with the formula CH(CH)COOH, a short chain fatty acid; its glyceride is one of the principle components of the flavour of butter.

    butyric acid

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. butanoic acid

    (normal) Butyric acid


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