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glyoxylate

[glahy-ok-suh-leyt] /glaɪˈɒk səˌleɪt/
noun, Biochemistry
1.
a salt or ester of glyoxylic acid.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; glyoxyl(ic acid) + -ate2
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