Alloxanic Al`lox*an"ic, a. (Chem.) Of or pertaining to alloxan; -- applied to an acid obtained by the action of soluble alkalies on alloxan. [1913 Webster]

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  • alloxanic — al·lox·an·ic …   English syllables

  • alloxanic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • alloxanic acid — |aˌläk|sanik noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary alloxanic (from alloxan + ic) + acid; originally formed as German alloxansäure : a crystalline acid C4H4N2O5 formed by hydrolysis of alloxan; 4 hydroxy 4 hydantoin carboxylic acid …   Useful english dictionary

  • Alloxanate — Al*lox a*nate, n. (Chem.) A combination of alloxanic acid and a base or base or positive radical. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • alloxanate — səˌnāt, nə̇t noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary alloxan + ate : a salt or ester of alloxanic acid …   Useful english dictionary

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