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1a trivial name for hydroxysuccinate; hydroxybutanedioate; OOC−CH2−CH(OH)−COO; the dianion of malic acid, a chiral hydroxydicarboxylic acid. The (+)‐enantiomer, (S)‐malate (also designated l‐malate), is an important intermediate in metabolism as ...

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