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Adipic Acid

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Noun

1. adipic acid, hexanedioic acid

a carboxylic acid used in the manufacture of nylon

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Adipic Acid

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crystalline solid used in the preparation of nylon
noun
a colourless crystalline solid used in the preparation of nylon. Formula: HOOC(CH2)4COOH

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Adipic Acid

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n.
A white crystalline dicarboxylic acid, C6H10O4, derived from oxidation of various fats, slightly soluble in water and soluble in alcohol and acetone, and used especially in the manufacture of nylon and polyurethane foams.

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