noun cy·cla·mate \ˈsī-klə-ˌmāt, -mət\

Definition of CYCLAMATE

:  an artificially prepared salt of sodium or calcium used especially formerly as a sweetener


First Known Use: 1954

Rhymes with CYCLAMATE

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Medical Dictionary


noun cy·cla·mate \ˈsī-klə-ˌmāt, -mət\

Medical Definition of CYCLAMATE

:  an artificially prepared salt of sodium or calcium used especially formerly as a sweetener but now largely discontinued because of the possibly harmful effects of its metabolic breakdown product cyclohexylamine


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