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  1. [obsolete][chemistry] any salt of lithic acid (uric acid); a urate


Lithate a.k.a. Uric acid is a heterocyclic compound of carbon, nitrogen, oxygen, and hydrogen with the formula C₅H₄N₄O₃. It forms ions and salts known as urates and acid urates such as ammonium acid urate. Uric acid is a product of the metabolic breakdown of purine nucleotides. High blood concentrations of uric acid can lead to gout. The chemical is associated with other medical conditions including diabetes and the formation of ammonium acid urate kidney stones.

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Google previewLexicon Medicum: or, Medical Dictionary ... Fourth edition (1839)

by Robert HOOPER (M.D.), Klein Grant

Lithie _ Lithate of ammonia Oxalate of lime..... . Phosphate of lime...... Fusible calculus, or mixed phosphates; that is to say, calculi composed of the triple, or ammoniaco-magnesian ph0sphate, mixed with phosphate of lime..... n.........-.......... .. 4 ...

Google previewUnited Editors Encyclopedia and Dictionary (1907)

A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...

LITHATE, n. lith'ât [Gr. lithos, a stone]: a salt formed by lithic acid with a base. LITHE, a lith [Goth. lithus; AS. lith; Ger. glied, a limb: Icel. lidr, a joint: Norw. lidig, that which bends or moves with ease]: flexible; easily bent. LITHE'NEss, n. -nés ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Practical Surgery (1822)

Exhibiting the Present State of the Principles and Practice of Surgery ... Comprehending Also an Account of the Instruments, Remedies and Applications Employed in Surgery, and the Etymology and Signification of the Principal Terms by Samuel Cooper

Lithate of Ammonia Calculus, according to Dr. Prout, is generally of the colour of clay. Its surface is sometimes smooth; sometimes tu- berculated. It is composed of concentric layers, and its fracture resombks that of compact limestone.

Google previewMedical lexicon (1857)

A dictionary of medical science ... by Robley Dunglison

URATE, Urae, Lithate, Li that ; from ovpov, 'urine.' A generic name for salts, formed by the combination of uric or lithic acid with different bases. Urate or Lithate of Soda, for example, is found in arthritio and certain urinary concretions: — Urate ...

Google previewChamber's Encyclopaedia (1875)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People

soda, because lithate of potash is perfectly soluble, and will ...

Google previewThe London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)

by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)

Chlorate Chloro-carbonite Chromate Citrate Ferro-prussiate Fluate Fluoborate Fornjate Hydriodate Hydro-prussiate Hydro-sulphuret Hypo-phosphite Hypo- sulphite Iodate Lactate Lithate Malate . Meconiate Mellate Molybdate Muriate Nitrate ...

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

Acetate Antimoniate Arseniate Arsenite Benzoate Boletate Borate Camphorate Carbonate Chlorate Chromate Citrate Ferroprussiate Fluate Formate Gallate Hydriodate Hypophosphite Hyposulphate Hyposulphite Iodate Kinate Lactate Lithate ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry: on the basis of Mr. Nicholson's, etc (1835)

by Andrew URE

6 Lactate Yellow gummy mass Soluble Lithate White powder 0 ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry ... (1828)

by Andrew Ure

Lactate Lithate Malate Mellate Molybdate Muriate Nitrate Oxalate Binoxalate Tetra-oxalate Phosphate Biphosphate Subphosphate Hypophosphite Pyrocitrate Suberate Succinate Sulphate Bisulphate Ammonia-sulphate Sulphite Hyposulphite ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry, on the Basis of Mr. Nicholson's (1821)

In which the Principles of the Science are Investigated Anew, and Its Applications to the Phenomena of Nature, Medicine, Mineralogy, Agriculture, and Manufactures, Detailed by Andrew Ure

The lithate of lime is more soluble than the acid itself ; but on exposure to the air it is soon decomposed, the carbonic acid in the atmosphere combining with the lime, and precipitating both the lithic acid and new formed carbonate of lime ...

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