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[mal-eyt, mey-leyt] /ˈmæl eɪt, ˈmeɪ leɪt/

noun, Chemistry.
a salt or ester of .
/ˈmæleɪt; ˈmeɪ-/
any salt or ester of malic acid

malate mal·ate (māl’āt’, mā’lāt’)
A salt or ester of malic acid.
(māl’āt’, mā’lāt’)


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