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cit·rate

 (sĭt′rāt′)
n.
A salt, ester, or anion of citric acid.

citrate

(ˈsɪtreɪt; -rɪt; ˈsaɪtreɪt)
n
(Elements & Compounds) any salt or ester of citric acid. Salts of citric acid are used in beverages and pharmaceuticals
[C18: from citr(us) + -ate1]

cit•rate

(ˈsɪ treɪt, ˈsaɪ-)

n.
a salt or ester of citric acid.
[1785–95]

cit·rate

(sĭt′rāt′)
A salt or ester of citric acid, containing the group C6H5O7.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.citrate - a salt or ester of citric acid
ester - formed by reaction between an acid and an alcohol with elimination of water
salt - a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)
Verb1.citrate - cause to form a salt or ester of citric acid
change state, turn - undergo a transformation or a change of position or action; "We turned from Socialism to Capitalism"; "The people turned against the President when he stole the election"
Translations
Citrat
citrat

citrate

[ˈsɪtreɪt] Ncitrato m

citrate

nZitrat nt

citrate

n citrato
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Plasticizers for use in vinyl formulations include phthalates for good compatibility, low temperature flexibility, low volatility, heat and light stability; epoxidized oils for heat and light stability, low volatility and permanence; trimellitates for low volatility and preparation of high temperature electrical compounds; adipates for low temperature flexibility; citrates for minimal residual taste or odor with good resistance to water extraction; and polymerics for low volatility and resistance to extraction and for compounds that must resist oil or solvent extraction.
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Mineral Product: Ascorbates, aspartates, chelates, citrates, gluconates, glycinates, multimineral trits, succinates, custom triturations, powders, granulates
Mineral Products: Calcium, copper, ferrous, magnesium, manganese and zinc in forms of citrates, gluconates, lactates, malates, phosphates, fumerates, sulfates, nitrates
Growing awareness of the relationship between proper vitamin and mineral intake with good health prompted Gadot to develop a new product line of calcium, magnesium and zinc citrates for food and beverage fortification.
Gadot's new calcium, magnesium and zinc citrates are based on citric acid, which is a common organic metabolite.
Citrate ester softeners, for example, contain citric acid, which is used as a flavoring agent in beverages and foods.
Citrate esters include triethylcitrate, acctylated triethyl citrate, tributyl citrate, and acetylated tributyl citrate.