Definition of pentanoate in English:

pentanoate

noun

Chemistry
  • A salt or ester of pentanoic acid.

    • ‘Isobaric vapor-liquid equilibria were measured for the three binary systems of methyl butyrate, methyl pentanoate, and methyl hexanoate with propannenitrile at a constant pressure of 93.32 kPa.’

Pronunciation:

pentanoate

/ˈpɛnteɪnəʊeɪt//ˈpɛnteɪnəʊət/