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Definition of the adjective acetic
What does acetic mean as an attribute of a noun?
- relating to or containing acetic acid
- example: Sulfuric acid is stronger than acetic acid.
- lexical domain: Relational Adjectives (pertainyms)
Alternative definition of the adjective acetic
- [organic chemistry] Of a pertaining to vinegar; producing vinegar; producing vinegar; as, 'acetic' fermentation.
- [organic chemistry] Pertaining to, containing, or derived from, acetyl, as 'acetic' ether, acetic acid. The latter is the acid to which the sour taste of vinegar is due.
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Encyclopedia of Microbiology (2009)
Introduction Historical Background Acetic Acid Production Glossary aerobic process A process that requires the presence of oxygen to proceed. anaerobic process A fermentation that requires the complete absence of oxygen. Abbreviations ...
by Robert HOOPER (M.D.), Klein Grant
Acetic acid of considerable strength may be prepared by saturating perfectly dry charcoal with common vinegar, and distilling ; the water comes over first, and, as the heat increases, is followed by the acid. Strong acetic acid is also obtained by ...
Lexicon Pharmaceuticum (1828)
Or a Pharmaceutical Dictionary, Comprehending the Pharmacopoeias of London, Edinburgh, and Dublin, with a Variety of Other Useful Information Relative to Medicine and Pharmacy ... by Thomas Castle
Acetic Acid, or Acidum Aceticum Fortins. L.# It is here necessary to observe, that the name Acidum Accticum was lately used by the London College for the Diluted Acetic Acid of the present Pharmacopoeia; it must therefore follow, that the ...
by Martin Alexander, Barry R. Bloom, David A. Hopwood, Roger Hull, Barbara H. Iglewski, Allen I. Laskin, Stephen G. Oliver, Moselio Schaechter, William C. Summers
Acetic Acid Production III. IV. Fermenter Designs Downstream Processing GLOSSARY aerobic process A process that requires the presence of oxygen to proceed. anaerobic process A fermentation that requires the complete absence of ...
by Carol Ann Rinzler
acetic acid This clear liquid with a characteristic strong odor occurs naturally in many fruits such as apples and oranges, or in milk, or in wine exposed to oxygen. Concentrated ...
Descriptions in Plain English of More Than 12,000 Ingredients Both Harmful and Desirable Found in Foods by Ruth Winter
ACETIC ACID, CITRONELLYL ESTER 55 Acetaldehyde is thought to be a factor in the toxic effect caused by drinking alcohol after taking the anlialcohol drug Antabuse. Inhalation is usually limited by intense irritation of lungs. Ingestion of large ...
Acetic acid, or radical vinegar, has so strong and penetrating a smell, that it is impossible to support it for any length of time ; its causticity ...
Dictionary of Flavors (2008)
by Dolf De Rovira
Acceptance Number — Acetic Acid 45 also be directly proportional to a rating on a Hedonic scale. See Hedonic (Rating) Scale, Attribute, Sensory Evaluation. Acceptance Number — Otherwise designated as the C factor, relating to the number ...
\rw Acetic ac id. seem to possess acid properties; but corrosive sublimate - this. D . Acids composed of Oxygen,
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- Acetic anhydride Meaning
Video shows what acetic anhydride means. The acid anhydride of acetic acid, (CH3CO)2O.. Acetic anhydride Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio ...
- Acetic Meaning
Video shows what acetic means. Of, pertaining to, or producing vinegar. Of or pertaining to acetic acid or its derivatives. acetic pronunciation. How to pronounce ...
- The Y.K. Dictionary - Acetic
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Scrabble value of A1C3E1T1I1C3
The value of this 6-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of ACETIC
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- CAT ICE
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