Definition of oxalosuccinic acid in English:

oxalosuccinic acid

noun

Chemistry
  • A tricarboxylic acid, HOOC·CO·CH(COOH)·CH₂·COOH, which is an intermediate in the formation of α-ketoglutaric acid from isocitric acid in the Krebs cycle.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in Chemical Abstracts.