ethanoate


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ethanoate

(ˈɛθənəʊˌeɪt; ˈiːθənəʊˌeɪt)
n
(Chemistry) the systematic name for acetate1
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Noun1.ethanoate - a salt or ester of acetic acid
acetin - any of three liquid acetates that are formed when acetic acid and glycerin are heated together
lead acetate, sugar of lead - a poisonous white solid (Pb[CH3CO]2) used in dyeing cotton and in making enamels and varnishes
salt - a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)
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1/2] might be expected to exhibit behaviour similar to that of nonlyphenol ethanoate, however its behaviour is closer to that of isopropylmyristate and the initial permeant uptake being slightly faster but the subsequent diffusion is slightly slower, Fig.