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racemic acid (s) (noun) (no pl)
A form of tartaric acid: Racemic acid is found in grape juice and does not deflect or absorb any of the light passing through it.

Racemic acid is an optically inactive form of tartaric acid which can be separated into dextrorotatory and levorotatory components and is sometimes found in grape juice during the production of wine.

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