As the latter are equally soluble, equal amounts of each will dissolve, and a further quantity of the racemate will be deposited.
Below the transition point, therefore, the solubility of the racemate is less than that of the mixed tartrates.
racemate ra·ce·mate (rā'sə-māt', rās'ə-,)
A racemic compound.
The salt or an ester of such a compound.