ethanoic acid


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ethanoic acid

(ˌɛθəˈnəʊɪk; ˌiːθə-)
n
(Elements & Compounds) the modern name for acetic acid
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Noun1.ethanoic acid - a colorless pungent liquid widely used in manufacturing plastics and pharmaceuticalsethanoic acid - a colorless pungent liquid widely used in manufacturing plastics and pharmaceuticals
Cataflam, diclofenac potassium - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Cataflam)
diclofenac sodium, Voltaren - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Voltaren) that is administered only orally
etodolac, Lodine - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Lodine)
Indocin, indomethacin - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Indocin)
ketorolac, Torodal - nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory (trade name Torodal) that is given only orally
Acular, ketorolac tromethamine, Toradol - nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade names Acular and Toradol) that is administered only intramuscularly
acetum - a dilute solution of acetic acid that is used as a solvent (e.g. for a drug)
carboxylic acid - an organic acid characterized by one or more carboxyl groups
trichloracetic acid, trichloroacetic acid - a strong acid made by chlorinating acetic acid
vinegar - dilute acetic acid
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22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Acetic acid, also known as ethanoic acid, is a clear and colorless liquid with a very pungent odour.
com)-- Acetic acid, also known as acetyl hydroxide, glacial acetic acid and ethanoic acid, is a free-flowing liquid with a pungent, vinegar like odour.
ALDH2 is the second enzyme on the breakdown pathway for ethanol where ethanal (the aldehyde coming from ethanol in the first step of the path) is converted to ethanoic acid, and there's a difference in the kinetics, or functional speed, of the enzyme as coded for by the different genotypes.