racemate

noun
ra·​ce·​mate | \ rā-ˈsē-ˌmāt How to pronounce racemate (audio) , rə-; ˈra-sə- \

Definition of racemate

: a racemic compound or mixture

First Known Use of racemate

1897, in the meaning defined above

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“Racemate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/racemate. Accessed 21 Apr. 2021.

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racemate

noun
ra·​ce·​mate | \ rā-ˈsē-ˌmāt How to pronounce racemate (audio) , rə-; ˈras-ə- How to pronounce racemate (audio) \

Medical Definition of racemate

: a racemic compound or mixture

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