Saccharate

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Saccharate (Chem) A salt of saccharic acid.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n saccharate In chem., a salt of either of the saccharic acids. (See saccharic.) The term is also applied to the sucrates, or compounds which cane-sugar forms with various bases and hydroxids.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Saccharate a salt of a saccharic acid
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. saccharin—L. saccharum, sugar.

Usage

In literature:

The solutions used were potassium sulfide, saccharate of lime, and bordeaux mixture.
"Asparagus, its culture for home use and for market:" by F. M. Hexamer
When boiled with nitric acid, it is oxidized to mucic, saccharic, and oxalic acids.
"The Chemistry of Plant Life" by Roscoe Wilfred Thatcher
Mention is here made of the formation of saccharates of barium, strontium, and calcium in low concentrations.
"The Philippine Agricultural Review" by Various
The fructose is precipitated as a saccharate, which is filtered, suspended in water and decomposed by carbon dioxide.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 3" by Various
I give the saccharated carbonate in twenty-grain doses twice or three times a day.
"Neuralgia and the Diseases that Resemble it" by Francis E. Anstie
Baryta and lime yield saccharates, e.g.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 2" by Various
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