acetylic

acetylic

[as-i-til-ik]
adjective
of, pertaining to, or characteristic of the acetyl group.

Origin:
1880–85; acetyl + -ic

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acetyl (ˈæsɪˌtaɪl, əˈsiːtaɪl)
 
n
(modifier) of, consisting of, or containing the monovalent group CH3CO-: acetyl group or radical
 
[C19: from acet(ic) + -yl]
 
acetylic
 
adj

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