sorbate

noun sor·bate \ ˈsȯr-ˌbāt , ˈsȯr-bət \

Definition of sorbate

: a salt or ester of sorbic acid — compare potassium sorbate

First Known Use of sorbate

circa 1823

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sorbate

noun sor·bate \ ˈsȯr-ˌbāt \

medical Definition of sorbate

: a salt or ester of sorbic acid

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