glyceric acid(redirected from 2,3-dihydroxypropranoic acid)
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A colorless syrupy acid, C3H6O4, obtained from oxidation of glycerol.
(Elements & Compounds) a viscous liquid carboxylic acid produced by the oxidation of glycerol; 2,3-dihydroxypropanoic acid. Formula: C3H6O4
gly•cer′ic ac′id(glɪˈsɛr ɪk)
a colorless, syrupy liquid, C3H6O4, obtained by oxidizing glycerol.