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oxaloacetate

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noun ox·a·lo·ac·e·tate \ˌäk-sə-lō-ˈa-sə-ˌtāt\

Definition of oxaloacetate

  1. :  a salt or ester of oxaloacetic acid



1891

First Known Use of oxaloacetate

1891

Variants of oxaloacetate

also oxalacetate play \ˌäk-sə-ˈla-\

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oxaloacetate

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noun ox·a·lo·ac·e·tate \ˌäk-sə-lō-ˈas-ə-ˌtāt\

Medical Definition of oxaloacetate

  1. :  a salt or ester of oxaloacetic acid



Variants of oxaloacetate

also oxalacetate \ˌäk-sə-ˈlas-\play

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