Definition of hyaluronate in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌhʌɪəˈljʊərəneɪt/
Pronunciation: /ˌhʌɪəˈljʊərəneɪt/


A salt or ester of hyaluronic acid.
Example sentences
  • Aloe, cucumber and hyaluronates are in the ‘safe bets‘category.
  • Sodium hyaluronate is indicated only for the treatment of patients with osteoarthritis of the knee.
  • The sodium hyaluronate is removed with the irrigation and aspiration system.

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Line breaks: hya|lur¦on|ate

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