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Definition of the noun acetum
What does acetum mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: acetums
- a dilute solution of acetic acid that is used as a solvent (e.g. for a drug)
- sour-tasting liquid produced usually by oxidation of the alcohol in wine or cider and used as a condiment or food preservative
- lexical domain: Foods & Drinks - nouns denoting foods and drinks
- synonym of acetum: vinegar
- more generic word: condiment = a preparation (a sauce or relish or spice) to enhance flavor or enjoyment
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BIOTECHNOLOGY - Volume VII (2009)
Fundamentals in Biotechnology by Horst W. Doelle, J. Stefan Rokem, Marin Berovic
The first vinegar was probably a result of spoiled wine, considering that the Latin word acetum means sour or sharp wine. Thus, it has been produced as long as wine making has been practiced and therefore dates back to at least 10000 BC.
Encyclopedia of Microbiology (2009)
The first vinegar was probably a result of spoiled wine, considering that the Latin word acetum means sour or sharp wine. Thus, it has been produced as long as wine making has been practiced and therefore dates back to at least 10 000 BC.
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
The first vinegar was probably a result of spoiled wine, considering that the Latin word acetum means sour or sharp wine. Thus, it has been produced as long as wine making has been practiced and therefore dates back to at least 10,000 BC .
by Douglas S. Clark, Harvey W. Blanch
The Latin word acetum means sour wine. fumaric, and gallic acids. Because the fermentation results in concentrations 616 Organic Acids.
by Donald L. Burdick, William L. Leffler
(Acetum is the Latin word meaning “vinegar.”) Acetic acid also is used to make acetates, which are polymerized and processed into adhesives and water-based paints (polyvinyl acetate) and fibers (cellulose acetate, like Arnel). Manufacturing ...
given that the Latin word acetum means sour or sharp wine. It initially functioned as a medicinal agent and ...
by Victor H. Agreda
given that the Latin word acetum means sour or sharp wine. The first known process to manufacture vinegar is known as the "slow process." "French method." or " Orleans ...
Extractum Colchici Acetum is a novelty, not so much in a therapeutical as in a pharmaceutical point of view. Extractum Colocynthidis Alcoholicum is introduced for making the compound extract. Extractum Ignatioe Alcoholicum is a remedy for ...
Including, Under Distinct Heads, Every Branch of Medicine ... with Whatever Relates to Medicine in Natural Philosophy, Chemistry, and Natural History by Bartholomew Parr
is supposed to be highly antiseptic; but the most useful acetum is the camphorated. A drachm of camphor is dissolved in ten ounces of good vinegar (id.); and a preparation not very dissimilar is recommended in mania by ...
Containing a Concise Explanation of All the Terms Used in Medicine, Surgery, Pharmacy, Botany, Natural History, Chymistry, and Materia Medica by John Redman Coxe
Acetum, vinegar, or acetous acid. acetosum firofthylacticum, or thieves vinegar. - - .Acetum alkalizatum, vinegar neutralised by an alkali. ~ .4cetum amineum, white wine vinegar. Acetum anthosatum ...
Medical Lexicon. A New Dictionary of Medical Science, containing a concise account of the various subjects and terms, ... and formulae for ... preparations etc. Third edition (1865)
acetum.) A. liquid. medicine resulting from the distillation of vinegar on one or more aromatic vegetable substances, and which are formed of vinegar and essential oils, or other volatile principles.
Containing an Explanation of the Terms in Anatomy, Human and Comparative, Botany, Chemistry, Forensic Medicine, Materia Medica, Obstetrics, Pharmacy, Physiology, Practice of Physic, Surgery, Toxicology, and the Different Branches of Natural Sciences Connected with Medicine, Together with a Variety of Information on All These Subjects by Robert Hooper
Acetum BEzo.ARDICUM. Several ...
The American Medical Lexicon (1811)
On the Plan of Quincy's Lexicon Physico-medicum, with Many Retrenchments, Additions, and Improvements; Comprising an Explanation of the Etymology and Signification of the Terms Used in Anatomy, Physiology, Surgery, Materia Medica, Chemistry, and the Practice of Physic. Compiled from the Most Approved Authorities by John Quincy
Acetum, Vinegar, is an acid produced by suffering substances that have undergone the change induced by the vinous, or first stage ...
Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)
Acetum alkaliv-Atum, alkalized vinegarf distilled vinegar, with the addition of some alka-r line or volatile salt. 1. Acetum distillatum, distilled vinegar, chiefly used in preparations for ...
Medical Lexicon (1839)
A New Dictionary of Medical Science, Containing a Concise Account of the Various Subjects and Terms; with a Vocabulary of Synonymes in Different Languages, and Formulae for Various Officinal and Empirical Preparations, &c. Second Edition, with Numerous Modifications and Additions by Robley Dunglison
Vinaigre, Acetum, see Aceticum acidum— v. Scillitique, Acetum scillae. Vinaigres medicinaur, Acetica.
Including All the Words and Phrases Generally Used in Medicine, with Their Proper Pronunciation and Definitions-- by George Milbry Gould
[acetum, vinegar]. Any salt of acetic acid. Acetic (ase'-tit) [ acetum, vinegar]. Pertaining to acetum or vinegar ; sour. See Acid, Acetic. A. Fermentation, the development of acetic acid by the activity of the Mycoderma aceti.
Lexicon Physico-medicum (1794)
Or, A New Medicinal Dictionary. Explaining the Difficult Terms Used in the Several Branches of the Profession ... by John Quincy
See Acetum. Acetated volatile alkali, aqua ammoniae acetatar. See Acetum. Acetates, Acetafes, are salts formed by the combination of the acetic acid, (See Acids) with different bases, as alkalies, ...
The Physical Dictionary ... The Sixth Edition: with the Addition of Many Thousand Terms of Art, and Their Explanation ... Also a Catalogue of the Characters Us'd in Physick, Etc (1715)
by Steven BLANCKAERT
Acetum, in general may fignifie any acid Liquor, whence fome call the Spirit of Salt, Nitre, Vitriol, CSc. Acetum ; but in Shops, and where 'tis mention'd simply, it only fignifies Vinegar of Wine or Grapes. It is either natural, diftill'd, or compounded ...
by Sir George Watt
ACETUM. Acetum. Vinegar, Eng. ; Vinaigre, Ft.
Containing ... Lexicon by Robley Dunglison
It was called Vineyar of wood, Improred distilled Vinegar, Pyrotiy"neous Acid, Acetum Liguo", um, and its strength was such, that 87 gr. of crystallized subcarbonate of soda should saturate 100 grains of the acid. Ac", alum Aceticum Diln'tum, ...
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