Definitions for uronic acidyʊˈrɒn ɪk
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
u•ron′ic ac′idyʊˈrɒn ɪk(n.)
any of a group of organic acids, as glucuronic acid, derived from oxidation of aldose sugars and occurring in urine.
Origin of uronic acid:
1920–25; < Gk oûron urine (cf. uro -1) + -ic
any carboxylic acid formed by oxidation of the terminal -CHOH of an aldose