adipate

noun
ad·​i·​pate | \ˈa-də-ˌpāt\
plural -s

Definition of adipate 

: a salt or ester of adipic acid

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First Known Use of adipate

1840, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for adipate

International Scientific Vocabulary adip- + -ate

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Dictionary Entries near adipate

adios

adip-

adipamide

adipate

adipic acid

adipocellulose

adipocere

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