Straight-chain dicarboxylic acids

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Straight-chain dicarboxylic acids
chain length structural formula common name melting point (°C)
  2 HOOCCOOH oxalic 190
  3 HOOCCH2COOH malonic 136
  4 HOOC(CH2)2COOH succinic 190
  5 HOOC(CH2)3COOH glutaric   99
  6 HOOC(CH2)4COOH adipic 154
  7 HOOC(CH2)5COOH pimelic 106
  8 HOOC(CH2)6COOH suberic 143
  9 HOOC(CH2)7COOH azelaic 106
10 HOOC(CH2)8COOH sebacic 134
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