ma·​late ˈma-ˌlāt How to pronounce malate (audio) ˈmā- How to pronounce malate (audio)
: a salt or ester of malic acid

Examples of malate in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Packed with natural ingredients such as beta-alanine and citrulline malate, this powerful formula will help increase your endurance and maximize your performance during high-intensity exercise. Amber Smith, Discover Magazine, 11 July 2023 Packed with an impressive list of ingredients that includes beta-alanine, citrulline malate, and caffeine, Cardio Cuts NDS Nutrition 4.0 helps increase focus, provide sustained energy, and delay muscle fatigue during intense cardio sessions. Amber Smith, Discover Magazine, 11 July 2023 Price at time of publication: $34 (0.14 per serving) Product Details: Serving Size: 1 capsule Form: magnesium malate Magnesium per serving: 100mg Other ingredients: calcium malate (100mg), hypromellose capsule, medium chain triglycerides. Willow Jarosh, Ms, Rd, Health, 27 June 2023 Magnesium malate is a combination of magnesium and malic acid, and each of these capsules delivers a 100 mg dose of magnesium malate, along with 100 mg of calcium malate. Willow Jarosh, Ms, Rd, Health, 27 June 2023 Most of the genes involved in malate production would increase malate at least a little bit when turned on one at a time. Kurt Kleiner, Smithsonian Magazine, 18 Nov. 2022 The most commonly available forms are: calcium carbonate, calcium malate, calcium citrate, tricalcium phosphate, calcium lactate, and calcium gluconate. Casey Seiden, Ms Rdn Cdn Cdces, Verywell Health, 12 Mar. 2023 This sophisticated formula contains pure caffeine from organic green tea extract and theanine to help increase alertness, as well as beta alanine and citrulline malate for improved endurance and power output. Amber Smith, Discover Magazine, 6 Feb. 2023 These capsules are made with a blend of essential vitamins and minerals along with eurycoma longifolia, boron, L-citrulline malate, and Testofen. Amber Smith, Discover Magazine, 20 Oct. 2022 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1788, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of malate was in 1788

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“Malate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Sep. 2023.

Medical Definition


: a salt or ester of malic acid

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