dehydroacetic acid


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dehydroacetic acid

[dē¦hī·drō·ə¦sēd·ik ′as·əd]
(organic chemistry)
C8H8O4 Crystals that melt at 108.5°C and are insoluble in water, soluble in acetone; used as a fungicide and bactericide. Abbreviated DHA.
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