cholate

[ koh-leyt ]
/ ˈkoʊ leɪt /
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noun Biochemistry.

the salt form of cholic acid.

Origin of cholate

First recorded in 1835–45; chol(ic acid) + -ate2
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cholate

[ kōlāt′ ]

n.

A salt or ester of cholic acid.

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