a synthetic salt derived from an organic acid, CHNHSOH, esp. the sodium or calcium salt, with an extremely sweet taste: used as a sweetener
Origin of cyclamatecycl(ohexylsulph)amate ; from cyclohexyl, CH, a monovalent radical + sulfamate, ester of sulfamic acid (HSONH)
A salt of cyclamic acid formerly used as an artificial sweetener, especially:
a. Sodium cyclamate.
b. Calcium cyclamate.
Origin of cyclamatecyclam(ic acid) + –ate2.