Definitions

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  • n. Any salt or ester of hippuric acid

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A compound formed by the union of hippuric acid with a base.

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Examples

  • "Dark chocolate reduced the urinary excretion of the stress hormone cortisol and catecholamines and partially normalized stress-related differences in energy metabolism (glycine, citrate, trans-aconitate, proline, β-alanine) and gut microbial activities (hippurate and p-cresol sulfate)."

    How dark chocolate helps ease emotional stress - latest scientific evidence

  • The following selection will be found sufficient for his purpose: A set of the chief varieties of uric acid, calcic oxalate, and triple phosphate; the urates and oxalurates; urea nitrate, calcic hippurate and carbonate, hippuric acid, cystin, well mounted "casts" of the _tubili uriniferi_, spermatozoa, etc.

    Scientific American Supplement, No. 611, September 17, 1887

  • If the precipitate is not dissolved, it is albumen; if dissolved it is probably urate or hippurate of ammonia.

    Special Report on Diseases of the Horse

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