oxaloacetate

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

Definition of oxaloacetate

:a salt or ester of oxaloacetic acid

First Known Use of oxaloacetate

1891


Medical Dictionary

oxaloacetate

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

medical Definition of oxaloacetate

:a salt or ester of oxaloacetic acid

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