from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A salt or ester of glutamic acid, especially one that functions as a neurotransmitter that excites cells of the central nervous system.
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- noun chemistry Any
saltor esterof glutamic acid.
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- noun a salt or ester of glutamic acid
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
[glutam(ic acid) + –ate.]
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