oxaloacetate

noun
ox·​a·​lo·​ac·​e·​tate | \ ˌäk-sə-lō-ˈa-sə-ˌtāt \
variants: or less commonly oxalacetate \ ˌäk-​sə-​ˈla-​sə-​ˌtāt \

Definition of oxaloacetate

: a salt or ester of oxaloacetic acid

First Known Use of oxaloacetate

1891, in the meaning defined above

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oxaloacetate

noun
ox·​a·​lo·​ac·​e·​tate | \ ˌäk-sə-lō-ˈas-ə-ˌtāt \
variants: also oxalacetate \ ˌäk-​sə-​ˈlas-​ \

Medical Definition of oxaloacetate

: a salt or ester of oxaloacetic acid

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