Carboxylic acid

Structur o a carboxylic acid

A carboxylic acid /ˌkɑːrbɒkˈsɪlɪk/ is an organic compoond that contains a carboxyl group (CO2H).[1]

ReferencesEedit

  1. IUPAC, Compendium o Chemical Terminology, 2nt ed. (the "Gold Book") (1997). Online corrected version:  (2006–) "carboxylic acids".