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  • n. Plural form of hippurate.


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  • In hay-fed horses carbonates are still abundant, while in those mainly grain-fed they are replaced by hippurates and phosphates -- the products of the wear of tissues -- the carbonates being the result of oxidation of the vegetable acids in the feed.

    Special Report on Diseases of the Horse


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