Carboxylic acid

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Structur o a carboxylic acid

A carboxylic acid /ˌkɑrbɒkˈsɪlɪk/ is an organic compoond that contains a carboxyl group (CO2H).[1]

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  1. IUPAC, Compendium o Chemical Terminology, 2nt ed. (the "Gold Book") (1997). Online corrected version:  (2006–) "carboxylic acids".