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Synonyms for acid

Synonyms for acid

Synonyms for acid

any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt

being sour to the taste

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having the characteristics of an acid

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1999, "The reaction of hyaluronic acid and its monomers, glucuronic acid and N-acetylglucosamine, with reactive oxygen species," Carbohydr.
This compound, which is formed in the liver by linking ethanol with glucuronic acid, remains detectable in serum, plasma, and hair for days after alcohol consumption.
This highly branched polysaccharide is a complex mixture of Ca, Mg and K salts of arabic acid that contains galactose, rhamnose, glucuronic acid, 4-O-methyl glucuronic acid and arabinose residues (16).
Glucose, N-acetyl glucosamine, and glucuronic acid were tested separately and together.
Phenytoin (DPH) is converted in the liver by parahydroxylation to 5-(p-hydroxyphenyl)-5-phenylhydantoin and then conjugated to glucuronic acid.
Glucuronic acid excretion in urine, one indicator of detoxification capacity, did not differ between populations.
It contains glucuronic acid which helps the liver metabolise alcohol.
Ibuprofen has a half-life of approximately 2 hours; it is metabolized in the liver, where it is conjugated with glucuronic acid (Murphy, 1992).
The metabolites of catechin are all excreted in the form of methylated and demethylated forms of the catechin ring and/or conjugates with glucuronic acid, sulfate, and glycine.
It is a safe product that delivers caffeine with a mix of B vitamins to the mouth for quick ingestion, and it does not contain the mystery chemicals found in some other energy products like Taurine or glucuronic acid.
Glucuronic acid was preferentially introduced into 5-OH, whereas no obvious regioselectivity was observed in the methylation of 11-OH and 12-OH.
The wild type VvGT5 actually uses UDP glucuronic acid as its donor sugar (Ono et al.
We consider that the process of immobilization due to the formation of a hydrogen bond between -COOH group of the macromolecule and on the free -NH2 groups and -CO-NH- group of macromolecule trypsin, and main as reduction glucuronic acid in the AG has a negative effect on immobilization of enzymes [21].