cyclamate


cy·cla·mate

noun \ˈsī-klə-ˌmāt, -mət\

Definition of CYCLAMATE

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

Origin of CYCLAMATE

cyclohexyl-sulfamate
First Known Use: 1954

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cy·cla·mate

noun \ˈsī-klə-ˌmāt, -mət\   (Medical Dictionary)

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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