racemate

noun ra·ce·mate \ rā-ˈsē-ˌmāt , rə- ; ˈra-sə- \

Definition of racemate

:a racemic compound or mixture

First Known Use of racemate

1897


Medical Dictionary

racemate

noun ra·ce·mate \ rā-ˈsē-ˌmāt , rə-; ˈras-ə- \

medical Definition of racemate

:a racemic compound or mixture

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