MALATE

Etymology

Noun

malate (plural malates)

(organic chemistry) A salt or ester of malic acid.

Anagrams

• meatal, tamale

Source: Wiktionary


Ma"late, n. Etym: [L. malum apple: cf. F. malate. See Malic.] (Chem.)

Definition: A salt of malic acid.

Source: Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary 1913 Edition



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