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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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by Paul C. Sadek
Acetic acid is a Weak acid that is frequently used as a mobile-phase modifier directly or as a buffer (acetic acid/acetate) in LC, TLC, and CE techniques. Pungent odor. 0 || /C\ H3C 0H Acetic acid acetone Molecular Weight: 58.1; boiling point: ...
Containing a Clear Exposition of Their Principles and Practice by Andrew Ure, Robert Hunt
Acetic acid „ C,H,0< ( WO1) The process, therefore, consists first in the removal of two atoms of hydrogen from alcohol, which are converted into water — aldehyde being produced ...
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 ...
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 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 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 ...
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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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