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diacetic acid

[dahy-uh-see-tik, -set-ik, dahy-] /ˈdaɪ əˈsi tɪk, -ˈsɛt ɪk, ˌdaɪ-/
noun, Chemistry
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; di-1 + acetic acid
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diacetic acid di·a·ce·tic acid (dī'ə-sē'tĭk)
n.
See acetoacetic acid.

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