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Definition of the noun acetate rayon

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  1. a fabric made from fibers of cellulose acetate
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • synonym of acetate rayon: acetate
    • more generic word: rayon = a synthetic silklike fabric
    • substance: cellulose acetate = an ester of acetic acid; used in fibers and fabrics

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Google previewThe Language of Fashion Dictionary and Digest of Fabric, Sewing and Dress (2013)

by Mary Brooks Picken

Fabrics made from cellulose acetate rayon yarns should not be pressed or ironed with a hot iron. Bemberg. Trade name registered by a firm for the rayon yarn it makes by the cuprammonium process. The use of this trademark on garments or ...

Google previewHawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary (2016)

by Robert A. Lewis

acetate rayon. The yarn made from refined wood cellulose by the acetate process. See acetate fiber. acetate rayon process. In this process cellulose is combined with acetic anhydride to make cellulose acetate, which is ...

Google previewPolymer Science Dictionary (2017)

by Mark Alger

cellulose acetate rayon (acetate) (acetate rayon) Tradenames Aceta, Celanese, Estron and Seraceta. The fibre produced by dry spinning from secondary ...

Google previewSzycher's Dictionary of Biomaterials and Medical Devices (1992)

by Michael Szycher

Commercially important acetates are cellulose acetate, "acetate rayon," vinyl acetate, and ethyl acetate, used as a solvent. Acetic Aldehyde See ACETALDEHYDE. Acetic Ether See ETHYL ACETATE. Acetone CH3COCH3. ( dimethyl ketone ...

Google previewThe Complete Costume Dictionary (2011)

by Elizabeth J. Lewandowski

aceta: Cellulose acetate rayon. acetaat: Holland.

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Organic Chemistry (2009)

by John Daintith

Acetate rayon is made by dissolving ...

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