How do you pronounce CITRATE?

Nurses General Nursing


How does a person correctly pronounce "citrate" like when I tell people to take magnesium citrate or I'm watching for a citrate reaction? Is that first syllable the same sound as the first syllable in "sick" or "cyan"? I

Specializes in critical care ICU.

Personally I say "sit-trate"

Here's a link to the Merriam-Webster site. If you click the little speaker icon next to the word citrate you can hear audio of the word being pronounced.
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