vinyl acetate


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vinyl acetate

n
(Elements & Compounds) a colourless volatile liquid unsaturated ester that polymerizes readily in light and is used for making polyvinyl acetate. Formula: CH2:CHOOCCH3
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vi′nyl ac′etate


n.
a colorless, easily polymerized, water-insoluble liquid, C4H6O2, produced by the reaction of acetylene and acetic acid: used chiefly in making plastics, films, paints, and adhesives.
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