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Substitutive and Common names of Carboxylic Acids

(*) indicates common name used over substitutive
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methanoic acid
formic acid (*)
ethanoic acid
acetic acid (*)
propanoic acid
propioni acid
butanoic acid
butyric acid
2-methylpropanoic acid
isobutyric acid
pentanoic acid
valeric acid
3-methylbutanoic acid
isovaleric acid
2,2-dimethylpropanoic acid
pivalic acid
hexanoic acid
caproic acid
octanoic acid
caprylic acid
decanoic acid
capric acid
dodecanoic acid
lauric acid
tetradecanoic acid
myristic acid
hexadecanoic acid
palmitic acid
octadecanoic acid
stearic acid
2-propenoic acid
acrylic acid (*)
2-butenoic acid
crotonic acid (*)
benzoic acid
benzoic acid
ethanedioic acid
oxalic acid (*)
propanedioic acid
malonic acid (*)
butanedioic acid
succinic acid (*)
pentanedioic acid
glutaric acid (*)
hexanedioic acid
adipic acid (*)
heptanedioic acid
pimelic acid (*)
1,2-benzenedicarboxylic acid
phthalic acid (*)
(Z)-2-butenedioic acid
maleic acid (*)
(E)-2-butenedioic acid
fumaric acid (*)