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[yoo r-eyt]
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noun Chemistry.
  1. a salt of uric acid.

Origin of urate

First recorded in 1790–1800; ur(ic acid) + -ate2
Related formsu·rat·ic [yoo-rat-ik] /yʊˈræt ɪk/, adjective
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Examples from the Web for uratic

Historical Examples

  • Uratic deposits may occur to an enormous extent in gouty persons without the occurrence of any pain or paroxysms.

    The Chemistry of Food and Nutrition</p>

    A. W. Duncan

British Dictionary definitions for uratic


  1. any salt or ester of uric acid
Derived Formsuratic (jʊˈrætɪk), adjective
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uratic in Medicine


([object Object])
  1. A salt of uric acid.
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