acerate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

aceric + -ate. See acetic

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: AAH-suhr-eit

Noun[edit]

acerate (plural acerates)

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

Adjective[edit]

acerate (comparative more acerate, superlative most acerate)

  1. Acerose; needle-shaped.

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

acerāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of acerātus