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diglycolic acid

[dahy-glahy-kol-ik, dahy-] /ˈdaɪ glaɪˈkɒl ɪk, ˌdaɪ-/
noun, Chemistry
1.
a white, crystalline, water-soluble solid, C 4 H 6 O 5 , used chiefly in the manufacture of resins and plasticizers.
Also, diglycollic acid.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; di-1 + glycolic
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