maleate

noun
ma·​le·​ate | \ ˈmā-lē-ˌāt How to pronounce maleate (audio) , -lē-ət\

Definition of maleate

: a salt or ester of maleic acid

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Another example of how an experimental drug callededonerpic maleate aided the recovery of macaques after a stroke. Melissa Healy, latimes.com, "Could this drug help the brain recover after a stroke?," 6 Apr. 2018

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1853, in the meaning defined above

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maleate

noun
ma·​le·​ate | \ ˈmā-lē-ˌāt How to pronounce maleate (audio) , -lē-ət How to pronounce maleate (audio) \

Medical Definition of maleate

: a salt or ester of maleic acid

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