oleate
noun Date: circa 1823 a salt or ester of oleic acid

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  • oléate — [ ɔleat ] n. m. • 1816; du lat. oleum « huile » ♦ Biochim. Sel ou ester de l acide oléique. ● oléate nom masculin Sel ou ester de l acide oléique. ⇒OLÉATE, subst. masc. CHIM. Sel ou ester de l acide oléique. Oléate de soude, de mercure. L oléate… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Oleate — O le*ate, n. [Cf. F. ol[ e]ate.] (Chem.) A salt of oleic acid. Some oleates, as the oleate of mercury, are used in medicine by way of inunction. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Oleate — Oleāte, die ölsauren Salze …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Oleate —   [zu lateinisch oleum »Öl«], Singular Oleat das, (e)s, Salze und Ester der Ölsäure.   …   Universal-Lexikon

  • oleate — [ō′lē āt΄] n. a salt or ester of oleic acid …   English World dictionary

  • oleate — ˈōlēˌāt, ēə̇t noun ( s) Etymology: French oléate, from olé ole + ate 1. : a salt or ester of oleic acid 2. : a liquid or semisolid preparation of a medicinal dissolved in an excess of oleic acid mer …   Useful english dictionary

  • oleate — 1. A salt of oleic acid. 2. A pharmacopeial preparation consisting of a combination or solution of an alkaloid or metallic base in oleic acid, used as an inunction. * * * ole·at …   Medical dictionary

  • oleate — oleatas statusas T sritis chemija formulė C₁₇H₃₃COO(M,R) atitikmenys: angl. oleate rus. олеат ryšiai: sinonimas – (Z) 9 oktadecenoatas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • oleate — /oh lee ayt /, n. 1. Chem. an ester or a salt of oleic acid. 2. Pharm. a preparation, as an ointment, composed of medicated oleic acid. [1825 35; OLE(IC ACID) + ATE2] * * * …   Universalium

  • oleate — noun any salt or ester of oleic acid …   Wiktionary

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