Definition of octoate in English:

octoate

noun

Chemistry
  • A salt or ester of an octoic acid; = octanoate.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Chemical Society. From octo- + -ate.

Pronunciation

octoate

/ˈɒktəʊeɪt//ɒkˈtəʊeɪt/