Definition of fumarate in English:

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fumarate

Pronunciation: /ˈfjʊːməreɪt/
Pronunciation: /ˈfjuːməreɪt/

noun

Chemistry
A salt or ester of fumaric acid.
Example sentences
  • Then there are salts from organic acids (maleate, citrate, fumarate, gluconate), other mineral acids (sulfate, phosphate), and some mixed breeds like methanesulfonate.
  • It could be also shown that CitT catalyses either an homologous exchange of citrate or a heterologous exchange with succinate, fumarate, or tartrate.
  • One of these oxygen sensing regulatory systems is the fumarate and nitrate reduction transcriptional regulator.
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