Aurate vs Urate - What's the difference?

aurate | urate |


As nouns the difference between aurate and urate

is that aurate is (inorganic chemistry) any salt of auric acid while urate is (chemistry) any salt of uric acid.

aurate

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (inorganic chemistry) Any salt of auric acid.
  • Derived terms

    * aurate of ammonia * aurate of potassium * chloraurate, chloroaurate * sodium aurate ----

    urate

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (chemistry) Any salt of uric acid.
  • The deposition of urate crystals in the joints leads to gout.