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Definition of "oxalic" []

  • Of or pertaining to oxalic acid or its derivatives. (adjective)
  • (rare) Of or pertaining to oxaluria. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "oxalic" in a sentence
  • "However, while there is considerable evidence for the translocation of photosynthetic products into the host corals, evidence regarding the benefits of the symbiosis for Crystalline deposits in Symbiodinium cells had long been misidentified as oxalic acid"
  • "The tenability of this view is suggested by the achievements of the synthetic chemists, who are able artificially to build up substances such as oxalic acid, indigo, salicylic acid, caffeine, and grape-sugar."
  • "Not only do these vegetables contain high amounts of oxalic acid, they also add to the acidic burden of the bloodstream during stressful periods."