acetoacetate

noun
ace·​to·​ac·​e·​tate | \ ˌas-ə-tō-ˈas-ə-ˌtāt How to pronounce acetoacetate (audio) , ə-ˈsēt-ō- How to pronounce acetoacetate (audio) \

Medical Definition of acetoacetate

: a salt or ester of acetoacetic acid

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“Acetoacetate.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/acetoacetate. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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