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urate

noun \ˈyr-ˌāt\

Definition of URATE

:  a salt of uric acid
urat·ic \y-ˈra-tik\ adjective
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Origin of URATE

French, from urique uric, from English uric
First Known Use: 1800
Medical Dictionary

urate

noun \ˈy(ə)r-ˌāt\

Medical Definition of URATE

:  a salt of uric acid <deposits of urates in the joints>

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