anthranilate

noun
an·​thra·​ni·​late | \an-ˈthra-nə-ˌlāt, ˌan-thrə-ˈni-ˌlāt \

Definition of anthranilate 

: a salt or ester of anthranilic acid

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1841, in the meaning defined above

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anthranilate

noun
an·​thra·​ni·​late | \an-ˈthran-ᵊl-ˌāt, ˌan(t)-thrə-ˈnil-ˌāt \

Medical Definition of anthranilate 

: a salt or ester of anthranilic acid

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