Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A salt or ester of butyric acid.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any salt or ester of butyric acid

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A salt of butyric acid.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A salt of butyric acid.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

butyr(ic) + -ate2.

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