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Definition of the noun acetin

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noun - plural: acetins

  1. any of three liquid acetates that are formed when acetic acid and glycerin are heated together

Alternative definition of the noun acetin


  1. [organic compound] the triglyceride of acetic acid

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Google previewWool Dyeing (1896)

by Walter Myers Gardner, A. B. Knaggs

Acetin is a colorless liquid ...

Google previewWater-Based Chemicals and Technology for Drilling, Completion, and Workover Fluids (2015)

by Johannes Fink

Acetin is a synonym for glycerol monoacetate, as well as Diacetin is a synonym for glycerol diacetate. Some precursors are shown in Figure 65. After the crosslinkable polymer, the crosslinking agent, and the ingredi- ents are mixed with the drilling mud, the resulting solidifiable, disposable drilling mud composition is injected into a subterranean formation [39]. Table 77 Acid and base precursors [39] Acid precursor Base. crosslinking agent ...

Google previewA Guide to Practical Toxicology (2003)

Evaluation, Prediction, and Risk by David Woolley, Adam Woolley

Phen- acetin is a weak mutagen with a possible mechanism of carcinogenicity in humans associated with non-genotoxic effects, leading to cell proliferation, to which ...

Google previewJournal of the Society of Dyers and Colourists (1894)

by Society of Dyers and Colourists

Acetin is a thick liquid and smells more or less strongly of acetic acid. Its colour may vary from a light yellow to a dark brown according to the quality of glycerine employed in its manufacture. Its density varies from S2-HH°Tw. The greater the specific gravity the less free acetic acid is present. The quantitative estimation of the free acetic acid and of the acetic acid in combination are determined according to the method of Benedikt and Cantor. The following is the method used by the ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Applied Chemistry (1912)

by Edward Thorpe

Uommercial acetin is a mixture of all three compounds with other products. The following method for the preparation of mono-, di-, and tri-acetin has been described by ...

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary of Biology (2003)

by S. Choudhary

acellular vaccine acetin acellular vaccine : Vaccine consisting of antigenic parts of cells. acentric : This term refers to a chromosome or chromatid that lacks a centromere, this condition can result during crossing over in which the normal, centromere-containing segment is replaced by an inverted segment that lacks a centromere. acesulfames : A class of artificial sweeteners derived from oxathiazinone; some varieties are over a hundred times sweeter than table sugar (sucrose).

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry and the Allied Branches of Other Sciences (1874)

Triatoroic Acetic Ethers; Acetin*. (Berthelot, Ann. Ch. Phys. [3] ili.277; Gm. iz.

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Chemoetymology (2006)

The Whys and Whences of Chemical Nomenclature and Terminology by Alexander Senning

acetin C5H10O4, coined by contraction of Acetylglycerin (German: acetylglycerol ) acet(o)- derived from acetic acid acetogenin (polyketide) derived from acet(o)-, - gen, ...

Google previewCrossword Puzzle Dictionary (1988)

by Nila Gott

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