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oleate

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noun ole·ate \ˈō-lē-ˌāt\

Definition of oleate

  1. :  a salt or ester of oleic acid



Circa 1823

First Known Use of oleate

circa 1823


Medical Dictionary

oleate

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noun ole·ate \ˈō-lē-ˌāt\

Medical Definition of oleate

  1. 1:  a salt or ester of oleic acid

  2. 2:  a liquid or semisolid preparation of a medicinal dissolved in an excess of oleic acid <mercury oleate> <oleate of quinine>




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