verb. cause to form a salt or ester of citric acid.
noun. a salt or ester of citric acid.
Example sentences of the word citrate
1. Noun, singular or mass
If you use magnesium citrate to clear up constipation, do not use it for longer than one week without consulting your doctor.
2. Verb, base form
While magnesium chloride, oxide and citrate may be the more visible forms of magnesium supplements on the store shelves, you can also purchase magnesium carbonate supplements to help increase your magnesium levels.