calcium citrate

noun

Definition of calcium citrate

: a white, odorless powder C12H10Ca3O14 used especially as a food additive and dietary supplement
  • Most calcium supplements are made with either calcium carbonate or calcium citrate.
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1887

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calcium citrate

noun

medical Definition of calcium citrate

: a white, odorless powder C12H10Ca3O14 used especially as a dietary calcium supplement and food additive

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