Organic acids and derivatives
Carboxylic acids and derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aliphatic homomonocyclic compounds
Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Carboxylic acid - Organic oxygen compound - Organic oxide - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organooxygen compound - Carbonyl group - Aliphatic homomonocyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as carboxylic acids. These are compounds containing a carboxylic acid group with the formula -C(=O)OH.