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maleate

[mal-ee-eyt, -it, mey-lee-] /ˈmæl iˌeɪt, -ɪt, ˈmeɪ li-/
noun, Chemistry
1.
a salt or ester of maleic acid.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; male(ic acid) + -ate2
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maleate

/ˈmælɪˌeɪt/
noun
1.
any salt or ester of maleic acid
Word Origin
C19: from male(ic acid) + -ate1
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maleates in Medicine

maleate ma·le·ate (mā'lē-āt', mə-lē'ət)
n.

  1. A salt of maleic acid.

  2. An ester of maleic acid.

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maleates in Science
maleate
  (mā'lē-āt', mə-lē'ət)   
A salt or ester of maleic acid.
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