ascorbate

[uh-skawr-beyt, -bit]

Origin of ascorbate

First recorded in 1940–45; ascorb(ic acid) + -ate2
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British Dictionary definitions for ascorbate

ascorbate

noun
  1. a salt of ascorbic acid
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ascorbate in Medicine

ascorbate

[ə-skôrbāt, -bĭt]
n.
  1. A salt of ascorbic acid.
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ascorbate in Science

ascorbate

[ə-skôrbāt, -bĭt]
  1. A salt or ester of ascorbic acid (vitamin C).
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