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propionate

[proh-pee-uh-neyt] /ˈproʊ pi əˌneɪt/
noun, Chemistry
1.
an ester or salt of propionic acid.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; propion(ic acid) + -ate2
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propionate

/ˈprəʊpɪəˌneɪt/
noun
1.
any ester or salt of propionic acid
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propionate in Medicine

propionate pro·pi·o·nate (prō'pē-ə-nāt')
n.
A salt or an ester of propionic acid.

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propionate in Science
propionate
  (prō'pē-ə-nāt')   
A salt or ester of propionic acid, containing the group CH3CH2COO.
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