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sac·cha·r·ic acid

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  1. saccharic acidnoun

    a white dicarboxylic acid formed from oxidation of sugar or starch


  1. saccharic acidnoun

    The aldaric acid derived from glucose


  1. saccharic acid

    Saccharic acid is an organic compound, a dicarboxylic acid, with formula C6H10O8. It is derived from the oxidation of glucose and is often found in the form of a white, crystalline powder. This acid is soluble in water and alcohol but insoluble in ether. It is also known as glucaric acid and is used in various applications such as detergents, corrosion inhibitors, and pharmaceuticals.


  1. Saccharic acid

    Saccharic acid, also called glucaric acid, is a chemical compound with the formula C6H10O8. It is derived by oxidizing a sugar such as glucose with nitric acid. The salts of saccharic acid are called saccharates.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of saccharic acid in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of saccharic acid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


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