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mal·ate

 (măl′āt′, mā′lāt′)
n.
A salt, ester, or anion of malic acid.

malate

(ˈmæleɪt; ˈmeɪ-)
n
(Elements & Compounds) any salt or ester of malic acid
[C18: from malic acid]

mal•ate

(ˈmæl eɪt, ˈmeɪ leɪt)

n.
a salt or ester of malic acid.
[1785–95]
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These molecules are then transported into the mitochondria by the malate-aspartate shuttle.