Definitions

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

  • noun A salt of cyclamic acid formerly used as an artificial sweetener, especially.
  • noun Sodium cyclamate.
  • noun Calcium cyclamate.

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  • noun chemistry any salt or ester of cyclamic acid, especially the sodium and calcium salts, which have been used as artificial sweeteners

Etymologies

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

[cyclam(ic acid) + –ate.]

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