# Getting extra and cite properties using acro

I'm using the acro package to manage a list of abbreviations. I have specified extra and cite values for some of these. Is there a simple way of using these in the text in the same way as \acl for the long property, and so on?

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It is easily possible to define suitable commands for this completely analogous to the existing commands, see section 11 of the current manual (v2.7c). One command you need, \acro_cite:n unfortunately is not documented, yet.

\documentclass{article}
\usepackage{acro}

\DeclareAcronym{foo}{
short = xx,
long  = description,
extra = bla ,
cite  = yy
}

\ExplSyntaxOn
\NewAcroCommand \acextra { \acro_extra:n {#1} }
\NewAcroCommand \accite
{
\keys_set:nn {acro} { cite-connect = }
\acro_cite:n {#1}
}
\ExplSyntaxOff

\begin{document}

\ac{foo} \par
\acextra{foo} \par
\accite{foo}

\end{document}