Definition of oxaloacetate in US English:

oxaloacetate

(also oxalacetate)

noun

Chemistry
  • A salt or ester, or the anion, of oxaloacetic acid.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Chemical Society. From oxalo- + acetate.

Pronunciation

oxaloacetate

/ˌɒksələʊˈasɪteɪt/