ascorbate

ascorbate
noun Date: 1941 a salt of ascorbic acid

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  • ascorbate — [ə skôr′bāt΄] n. a salt of ascorbic acid …   English World dictionary

  • ascorbate — /euh skawr bayt, bit/, n. Chem. a salt or other derivative of ascorbic acid. [1940 45; ASCORB(IC) + ATE2] * * * …   Universalium

  • ascorbate — noun Any salt or ester of ascorbic acid …   Wiktionary

  • ascorbate — A salt or ester of ascorbic acid. a. oxidase a copper containing enzyme that catalyzes the oxidation of l ascorbic acid with O2 to l dehydroascorbic acid. Some forms of a. oxidase use NADP+ as well. Used as an antitumor enzyme. SYN …   Medical dictionary

  • ascorbate — noun Chemistry a salt, ester, or the anion of ascorbic acid …   English new terms dictionary

  • ascorbate — ascor·bate …   English syllables

  • ascorbate — a•scor•bate [[t]əˈskɔr beɪt, bɪt[/t]] n. biochem. chem. a salt or other derivative of ascorbic acid • Etymology: 1940–45 …   From formal English to slang

  • ascorbate — /əsˈkɔbeɪt/ (say uhs kawbayt) noun a salt or ester formed from ascorbic acid …   Australian English dictionary

  • ascorbate —  n.m. Métabolite de la vitamine C …   Le dictionnaire des mots absents des autres dictionnaires

  • ascorbate — āˈskȯrbə̇t noun ( s) Etymology: ascorbic + ate : a salt of ascorbic acid * * * /euh skawr bayt, bit/, n. Chem. a salt or other derivative of ascorbic acid. [1940 45; ASCORB(IC) + ATE2] * * * ascorˈbate noun A salt of ascorbic acid • • • …   Useful english dictionary

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