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acrylate

[ak-ruh-leyt, -lit] /ˈæk rəˌleɪt, -lɪt/
noun, Chemistry
1.
a salt or ester of an acrylic acid.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; acryl(ic) + -ate2
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  • The ethyl acrylate can be determined by the infrared spectra.

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