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[ok-suh-lis, ok-sal-is] /ˈɒk sə lɪs, ɒkˈsæl ɪs/

any plant of the genus Oxalis, comprising the wood sorrels.
/ˈɒksəlɪs; ɒkˈsælɪs/
any plant of the genus Oxalis, having clover-like leaves which contain oxalic acid and white, pink, red, or yellow flowers: family Oxalidaceae See also wood sorrel


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  • Oxalosuccinic-acid

    [ok-suh-loh-suh k-sin-ik, ok-, ok-sal-oh-, -sal-] /ˈɒk sə loʊ səkˈsɪn ɪk, ˌɒk-, ɒkˈsæl oʊ-, -ˌsæl-/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. an organic acid, C 6 H 6 O 7 , that is an intermediate formed by the dehydrogenation of isocitric acid in fat and carbohydrate metabolism. oxalosuccinic acid ox·a·lo·suc·cin·ic acid (ŏk’sə-lō-sək-sĭn’ĭk, ŏk-sāl’ō-) n. A product of the dehydrogenation […]

  • Oxaluria

    oxaluria ox·a·lu·ri·a (ŏk’sə-lur’ē-ə, -səl-yur’-) n. The excretion of an excess of oxalic acid or oxalates, especially calcium oxalate, in the urine.

  • Oxazepam

    [ok-saz-uh-pam] /ɒkˈsæz əˌpæm/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. a benzodiazepine, C 1 5 H 1 1 ClN 2 O 2 , used in the management of anxiety, insomnia, and alcohol withdrawal. oxazepam ox·az·e·pam (ŏk-sāz’ə-pām’) n. A tranquilizing drug related to benzodiazepine and used especially in the treatment of insomnia and alcohol withdrawal.

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