Definition of Gallate

1. n. A salt of gallic acid.



Definition of Gallate

1. Noun. (inorganic chemistry) Any oxoanion of gallium ¹

2. Noun. (chemistry) any salt or ester of gallic acid ¹

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Definition of Gallate

1. a chemical salt [n -S]

Medical Definition of Gallate

1. A salt of gallic acid. Origin: Cf. F. Gallate. See Gall gallnut. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gallate

gallacetophenone
gallamine
gallamine triethiodide
gallamines
gallane
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gallanting
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gallate (current term)
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galled

Literary usage of Gallate

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1. One Thousand Experiments in Chemistry: With Illustrations of Natural by Colin MacKenzie (1822)
"gallate OF IRON. Write with an infusion of galls, and when the writing is required to appear, dip it into a solution of Sulphate of Iron: the letters will ..."

2. Proceedings of the American Pharmaceutical Association at the Annual Meeting by American Pharmaceutical Association, National Pharmaceutical Convention, American Pharmaceutical Association Meeting (1902)
"Bismuth sub-gallate forms a colorless solution with diluted sulphuric acid, ... From these solutions the original sub-gallate is again precipitated on ..."

3. The Annals of Philosophy by Richard Phillips, Edward William Brayley (1815)
"To obtain a gallate of lead as pure as possible, I dissolved gallic acid in a very small portion of water, and added carbonate of ammonia in a solid form. ..."

4. Annals of Philosophy, Or, Magazine of Chemistry, Mineralogy, Mechanics by Thomas Thomson (1815)
"To obtain a gallate of lead as pure as possible, I dissolved gallic acid in. a very small portion of water, and added carbonate of ammonia in a solid form. ..."

5. A Treatise on Chemistry by Henry Enfield Roscoe, Carl Schorlemmer (1888)
"Lead gallate. Lead acetate added to a hot solution of an excess of the acid ... Iron gallate. A splendid blue precipitate is obtained when the acid is added ..."

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