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acerate

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

aceric + -ate. See acetic

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: AAH-suhr-eit

NounEdit

acerate (plural acerates)

  1. (chemistry) A combination of aceric acid with a salifiable base.

AdjectiveEdit

acerate (comparative more acerate, superlative most acerate)

  1. Acerose; needle-shaped (long and pointed)

LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

acerāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of acerātus