gallate

[ gal-eyt, gaw-leyt ]
/ ˈgæl eɪt, ˈgɔ leɪt /

noun Chemistry.

a salt or ester of gallic acid.

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Origin of gallate

First recorded in 1785–95; gall(ic acid) + -ate2
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