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agaric acid
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Alpha-Hexadecylcitric acid; 2-hydroxy-1,2,3-nonadecanetricarboxylic acid;obtained from agaric and responsible for the anhidrotic action of the mushroom; used as an anhidrotic agent.

Synonyms: agaricic acid, agaricinic acid.

(05 Mar 2000)

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