Definition of EDTA in English:

EDTA

Syllabification: EDTA

abbreviation

Chemistry
Ethylenediamine tetra-acetic acid, a crystalline acid with a strong tendency to form chelates with metal ions.
  • Chemical formula: (CH2COOH)2NCH2CH2N(CH2COOH)2

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