acetic

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colorless volatile water-soluble liquid aldehyde used chiefly in manufacture of acetic acid and perfumes and drugs acetaldehyde , ethanal
colorless solid amide of acetic acid used as a solvent and in the synthesis of organic compounds acetamide , ethanamide
salt or ester of acetic acid acetate , ethanoate
any of three liquid acetates that are formed when acetic acid and glycerin are heated together acetin
dilute solution of acetic acid that is used as a solvent (e.g. for a drug) acetum
organic group of acetic acid (CH3CO-) acetyl , acetyl group , acetyl radical , ethanoyl group , ethanoyl radical
ester of acetic acid; used in fibers and fabrics; photographic films and varnishes cellulose acetate
enzyme that hydrolyses acetylcholine (into choline and acetic acid) cholinesterase
fragrant colorless flammable volatile liquid ester made from ethanol and acetic acid; used in flavorings and perfumes and as a solvent for plastics ethyl acetate
red-brown liquid formed in distillation of wood which contains acetic acid, methanol, acetone, wood oils, and tars pyroligneous acid , wood vinegar
strong acid made by chlorinating acetic acid trichloracetic acid , trichloroacetic acid
dilute acetic acid vinegar
acetic acid vinegar
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