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laurate

[ lawr-eyt, lahr- ]
/ ˈlɔr eɪt, ˈlɑr- /
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noun Chemistry.
a salt or ester of lauric acid.
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Origin of laurate

First recorded in 1870–75; laur(ic) + -ate2
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