Hemimellitic

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Hemimellitic (Chem) Having half as many (three) carboxyl radicals as mellitic acid; -- said of an organic acid.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • hemimellitic Noting an acid, a colorless compound sparingly soluble in water, from which it is deposited in needles, melting at 185° C.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Hemi-, + mellitic,