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A salt of uric acid.

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(Elements & Compounds) any salt or ester of uric acid
uratic adj
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(ˈyʊər eɪt)

a salt of uric acid.
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Noun1.urate - a salt of uric acid
salt - a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)
chalkstone, tophus - a deposit of urates around a joint or in the external ear; diagnostic of advanced or chronic gout
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