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A salt or ester of tartaric acid.
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(Elements & Compounds) any salt or ester of tartaric acid
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(ˈtɑr treɪt)

a salt or ester of tartaric acid.
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Noun1.tartrate - a salt or ester of tartaric acid
antimony potassium tartrate, tartar emetic - a poisonous colorless salt used as a mordant and in medicine
bitartrate - an acid tartrate; a hydrogen tartrate
salt - a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)
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