a salt or ester of malic acid.
- su·per·mal·ate, noun
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How to use malate in a sentence
The Spaniards at malate returned the fire and struck the Callao without doing any damage.The Philippine Islands | John Foreman
July 31 a battle was waged at malate, a small town half way between Cavite and Manila.The Blue and The Gray | A. R. White
You'll find Doc Bird cookin' in a civilian mess out malate way.Isle o' Dreams | Frederick F. Moore
In malate: 38 signatures, 31 of indians, only 15 of whom understood Spanish.The Katipunan | J. Brecknock Watson (AKA Francis St. Clair)
On the south side of the old walled city are the large districts of malate, Ermito and Paco.The Critic in the Orient | George Hamlin Fitch
British Dictionary definitions for malate
any salt or ester of malic acid
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Scientific definitions for malate
A salt or ester of malic acid, containing the group C4H4O5.
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