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Malic acid is an organic compound with the formula HO2CCH2CHOHCO2H. This dicarboxylic acid is the active ingredient in many sour or tart foods. Malic acid is found mostly in unripe fruits.

The salts and esters of malic acid are known as malates. The malate anion is an intermediate in the citric acid cycle. Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See for details. Source: Wikipedia, Wikipedia

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zh-CN Chinese (China) 苹果酸
Synonyms: 苹果酸根;苹果酸盐;苹果酸酯
fr-CA French (Canada) Malate
et-EE Estonian (Estonia) Malaat
es-ES Spanish (Spain) Malato
it-IT Italian (Italy) Malate
tr-TR Turkish (Turkey) Malat
ru-RU Russian (Russian Federation) Малат
nl-NL Dutch (Netherlands) malaat
fr-BE French (Belgium) Malate