benzoate

(redirected from Bensoate)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Related to Bensoate: sodium benzoate, Benzyl benzoate, Rizatriptan benzoate

ben·zo·ate

 (bĕn′zō-āt′)
n.
A salt, ester, or anion of benzoic acid.

benzoate

(ˈbɛnzəʊˌeɪt; -ɪt)
n
(Elements & Compounds) any salt or ester of benzoic acid, containing the group C6H5COO– or the ion C6H5COO. Systematic name: benzenecarboxylate

ben•zo•ate

(ˈbɛn zoʊˌeɪt, -ɪt)

n.
a salt or ester of benzoic acid.
[1800–1810]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.benzoate - any salt or ester of benzoic acid
benzoate of soda, sodium benzoate - a white crystalline salt used as a food preservative and antiseptic
salt - a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)
Translations

benzoate

n benzoato