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citric acidnoun [U]

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a ​weak acidfound in many ​types of ​fruit, ​especiallyoranges and ​lemons
(Definition of citric acid from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “citric acid”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指柑橘、柠檬类水果的)柠檬酸…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指柑橘、檸檬類水果的)檸檬酸…
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