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aspartate

[uh-spahr-teyt] /əˈspɑr teɪt/
noun, Biochemistry
1.
a salt or ester formed from aspartic acid.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; aspart(ic acid) + -ate2
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aspartate a·spar·tate (ə-spär'tāt)
n.

  1. A salt of aspartic acid.

  2. An ester of aspartic acid.

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