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methylacetic acid

[meth-uh l-uh-see-tik, -uh-set-ik] /ˈmɛθ əl əˈsi tɪk, -əˈsɛt ɪk/
noun, Chemistry
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; methyl- + acetic acid
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