crotonic acid

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crotonic acid

[krō′tän·ik ′as·əd]
(organic chemistry)
C3H5COOH An unsaturated acid, with colorless, monoclinic crystals, soluble in water; used in the preparation of synthetic resins, plasticizers, and pharmaceuticals.
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Chemical formula determination of nickel cobalt crotonate hydrazinate
The IR data thus confirms the formation of nickel cobalt crotonate hydrazinate complex.
2-Methylheptyl-4, 6-dinitrophenyl crotonate, the active ingredient in the fungicide dinocap, was the only very potent inhibitor of this CYP450 found.