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ac·e·tate

 (ăs′ĭ-tāt′)
n.
1. A salt or ester of acetic acid.
2. Cellulose acetate or any of various products, especially fibers, derived from it.

acetate

(ˈæsɪˌteɪt)
n
1. (Elements & Compounds) any salt or ester of acetic acid, containing the monovalent ion CH3COO or the group CH3COO-. Systematic name: ethanoate
2. (Elements & Compounds) (modifier) consisting of, containing, or concerned with the group CH3COO-: acetate group or radical.
3. (Elements & Compounds) short for acetate rayon, cellulose acetate
4. (Textiles) short for acetate rayon, cellulose acetate
5. (Electronics) a sound recording disc composed of an acetate lacquer coating on an aluminium or plastic base: used for demonstration or other short-term purposes
[C19: from acetic + -ate1]
ˈaceˌtated adj

ac•e•tate

(ˈæs ɪˌteɪt)

n.
1. a salt or ester of acetic acid.
2. a synthetic filament, yarn, or material derived from the acetic ester of cellulose.
[1820–30]

ac·e·tate

(ăs′ĭ-tāt′)
1. A salt or ester of acetic acid.
2. Cellulose acetate or a product made from it, especially fibers or film. See more at cellulose.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.acetate - 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)
2.acetate - a fabric made from fibers of cellulose acetateacetate - a fabric made from fibers of cellulose acetate
rayon - a synthetic silklike fabric
cellulose acetate - an ester of acetic acid; used in fibers and fabrics; photographic films and varnishes
Translations

acetate

[ˈæsɪteɪt] Nacetato m

acetate

[ˈæsɪteɪt] nacétate macetic acid [əˈsiːtɪk] nacide m acétique

acetate

nAcetat nt, → Azetat nt

acetate

[ˈæsɪteɪt] nacetato

ac·e·tate

n. acetato, sal o éster de ácido acítico.

acetate

n acetato
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Dextran acetates were synthesized to study their thermal behavior in comparison with pure dextran.
It will be the first time ethyl and butyl acetates are produced in the region.
Precoating binders have switched from acetates and acrylics to high strength styrene butadiene latices (SBR).
Benzoflex 400 is a propylene glycol dibenzoate for use in flexible PVC, acrylics, polyurethanes, polysulfides, and polyvinyl acetates.