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A salt or ester of oxalic acid.
tr.v. ox·a·lat·ed, ox·a·lat·ing, ox·a·lates
To treat (a specimen) with an oxalate or oxalic acid.
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(Elements & Compounds) a salt or ester of oxalic acid
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any salt or ester of oxalic acid.
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|Noun||1.||oxalate - a salt or ester of oxalic acid|
salt - a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)
uranyl oxalate - a salt obtained by the reaction of uranium salts with oxalic acid
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