dibasic acid

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Noun1.dibasic acid - an acid containing two replaceable hydrogen atoms per molecule
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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In the one-step process (fatty acid method), alkyds are prepared through a polycondensation reaction between fatty acids, polyhydric alcohols, and a dibasic acid or anhydride.
Thermoplastic polyamide (nylon), synthesized by the condensation reaction between a diamine and a dibasic acid, was first studied as a denture base biomaterial in the 1950s.
Isophthalic acid is the principal aromatic dibasic acid used in coatings, and adipic acid is the principal aliphatic diacid.
Attributes/Comments: Invista specialty intermediates include 12-carbon cyclic and linear compounds; Cofree M1 corrosion inhibitor; DBE dibasic ester solvents; DBA dibasic acid and Dytek Ideal Intermediates with amine, nitrile and boron products.