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English definition of “acetate”


noun [U]     /ˈæs.ɪ.teɪt/
a chemical substance made from acetic acid, or a smooth artificial cloth made from thisSpecific chemicals, chemical compounds and gasesSubstances and structures in the bodyTypes of chemicalTextiles made from man-made fibres
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