Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A salt, ester, or anion of citric acid.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In chem., a salt of citric acid.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Chem.) A salt of citric acid.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun organic chemistry Any salt or ester of citric acid.
  • verb To cause to form citrate.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a salt or ester of citric acid
  • verb cause to form a salt or ester of citric acid

Etymologies

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From citric.

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