Definition of propenoic acid in English:

Share this entry

propenoic acid

Pronunciation: /ˌprəʊpəˈnəʊɪk/


Systematic chemical name for acrylic acid.
Example sentences
  • Urocanic acid, imidazole propenoic acid, is a metabolic product of histidine, which accumulates in skin and is excreted in sweat.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: pro|pen¦oic acid

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.