succinate

noun
suc·​ci·​nate | \ ˈsək-sə-ˌnāt How to pronounce succinate (audio) \

Definition of succinate

: a salt or ester of succinic acid

Examples of succinate in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This standout is formulated with aluminum starch, octenyl succinate, and silica to absorb excess oils. Erica Metzger, Better Homes & Gardens, 9 Sep. 2021 Experts still aren’t totally sure how the combination works, but there’s enough evidence behind it that vitamin B6 and doxylamine succinate are the active ingredients in prescription morning sickness drugs Diclegis and Bonjesta. Cassie Shortsleeve, SELF, 31 May 2019 Bonjesta contains doxylamine succinate (an antihistamine found in over-the-counter sleep aids) and pyridoxine hydrochloride (the chemical name for a form of vitamin B6), which are the same active ingredients found in Diclegis. Korin Miller, SELF, 28 June 2018

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First Known Use of succinate

1789, in the meaning defined above

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“Succinate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/succinate. Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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succinate

noun
suc·​ci·​nate | \ ˈsək-sə-ˌnāt How to pronounce succinate (audio) \

Medical Definition of succinate

: a salt or ester of succinic acid

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