bi·​tar·​trate | \ (ˌ)bī-ˈtär-ˌtrāt How to pronounce bitartrate (audio) \

Definition of bitartrate

: an acid tartrate

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Recent Examples on the Web At the bottom of the list: 75 mg of DMAE bitartrate, which is a common ingredient in anti-aging skincare products. Kaitlyn Tiffany, Vox, "The all-too-understandable urge to buy a better brain," 8 July 2019 In this Aug. 5, 2010 file photo, a pharmacy tech poses for a picture with hydrocodone bitartrate and acetaminophen tablets, the generic version of Vicodin in Edmond, Okla. Washington Post, "Painful words: How a 1980 letter fueled the opioid epidemic," 31 May 2017

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First Known Use of bitartrate

1817, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bitartrate

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“Bitartrate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jul. 2020.

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Medical Definition of bitartrate

: an acid tartrate

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