analyte

noun
an·a·lyte | \ ˈa-nə-ˌlīt \

Definition of analyte 

: a chemical substance that is the subject of chemical analysis

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1975, in the meaning defined above

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analyte

noun
an·a·lyte | \ ˈan-ᵊl-ˌīt \

Medical Definition of analyte 

: a chemical substance that is the subject of a chemical analysis

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