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 (ə-skôr′bāt, -bĭt)
A salt of ascorbic acid.

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a salt of ascorbic acid
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(əˈskɔr beɪt, -bɪt)

a salt or other derivative of ascorbic acid.
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The discrepancy between the findings of these studies and the Cameron -Pauling studies, may be due mainly to the route of administration of ascorbate. The Cameron -Pauling group administered Vitamin C both orally and intravenously while the Mayo Clinic group gave it exclusively by the oral route.
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