oxaloacetate

noun
ox·​a·​lo·​ac·​e·​tate | \ ˌäk-sə-lō-ˈa-sə-ˌtāt How to pronounce oxaloacetate (audio) \
variants: or less commonly oxalacetate \ ˌäk-​sə-​ˈla-​sə-​ˌtāt How to pronounce oxalacetate (audio) \

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.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oxaloacetate. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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oxaloacetate

noun
ox·​a·​lo·​ac·​e·​tate | \ ˌäk-sə-lō-ˈas-ə-ˌtāt How to pronounce oxaloacetate (audio) \
variants: also oxalacetate \ ˌäk-​sə-​ˈlas-​ How to pronounce oxalacetate (audio) \

Medical Definition of oxaloacetate

: a salt or ester of oxaloacetic acid

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