supermalate

malate

[mal-eyt, mey-leyt]
noun Chemistry.
a salt or ester of malic acid.

Origin:
1785–95; mal(ic acid) + -ate2

supermalate, noun
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malate (ˈmæleɪt, ˈmeɪ-)
 
n
any salt or ester of malic acid
 
[C18: from malic acid]

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malate mal·ate (māl'āt', mā'lāt')
n.
A salt or ester of malic acid.

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malate   (māl'āt', mā'lāt')  Pronunciation Key 
  1. A salt or ester of malic acid, containing the group C4H4O5.

  2. See malic acid.


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