[hahy-drok-see-uh-see-tik, -uh-set-ik, -drok-] /haɪˈdrɒk si əˈsi tɪk, -əˈsɛt ɪk, -ˌdrɒk-/
noun 1. an organic acid containing both a carboxyl and a hydroxyl group. 2. any of a class of organic acids containing a hydroxyl group and showing properties of both an alcohol and an acid. noun 1. any acid, such as sulphuric acid, containing hydroxyl groups in its molecules 2. any of a class of […]
[hahy-drok-see-ap-uh-tahyt] /haɪˌdrɒk siˈæp əˌtaɪt/ noun 1. a mineral, Ca 10 (PO 4) 6 OH 2 , that is the principal storage form of calcium and phosphorus in bone. hydroxyapatite hy·drox·y·ap·a·tite (hī-drŏk’sē-āp’ə-tīt’) n. The principal bone salt that provides the compressional strength of vertebrate bone.
[hahy-drok-si-ben-zeen, -ben-zeen] /haɪˌdrɒk sɪˈbɛn zin, -bɛnˈzin/ noun 1. (def 1).
[hahy-drok-see-byoo-tir-ik, -drok-] /haɪˈdrɒk si byuˈtɪr ɪk, -ˌdrɒk-/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. .