fumaric acid

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fu·mar·ic acid

A crystalline organic acid, the trans-isomer of C4H4O4, found in various plants and produced synthetically and used mainly in resins, paints, varnishes, and inks, and as a flavoring and a mordant.

[From New Latin Fūmāria, genus of herbaceous plants (from Late Latin fūmāria, fumitory, from Latin fūmus, smoke) + -ic.]

fumaric acid

(Elements & Compounds) a colourless crystalline acid with a fruity taste, found in some plants and manufactured from benzene; trans-butenedioic acid: used esp in synthetic resins. Formula: HCOOCH:CHCOOH
[C19: from New Latin Fumāria name of genus, from Late Latin: fumitory, from Latin fūmus smoke]

fumar′ic ac′id

a colorless, odorless solid, C4H4O4, essential to cellular respiration in most eukaryotic organisms: used to make synthetic resins and as a replacement for tartaric acid in beverages and baking powders.
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Noun1.fumaric acid - a colorless crystalline acid with a fruity taste; used in making polyester resins
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
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It worked, and although his theory was never proven, fumaric acid showed its effectiveness to treat psoriasis in clinical trials and was approved in 1994 in Germany to treat the disease (Fumaderm[R], fumaric acid esters, Fumapharm AG).
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Along with succinic acid and fumaric acid it belongs to the group of C4 dicarboxylic acids.
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Oliveira, MP, Giordani, DS, Santos, AM, "The Role of Itaconic and Fumaric Acid in the Emulsion Copolymerization of Methyl Methacrylate and n-Butyl Acrylate.