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Related to oxalacetic acid: malic acid
ox·al·a·ce·tic acid(ŏk-săl′ə-sē′tĭk, ŏk′sə-lə-)
Variant of oxaloacetic acid.
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|Noun||1.||oxalacetic acid - an acid formed by oxidation of maleic acid (as in metabolism of fats and carbohydrates)|
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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