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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The first known use of adipate was in 1840

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adipic acid

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“Adipate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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