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acetate

noun [U] uk   us   /ˈæs.ɪ.teɪt/
a chemical substance made from acetic acid, or a smooth artificial cloth made from this
Translations of “acetate”
in Chinese (Traditional) 醋酸鹽, 醋酸纖維(製品),醋酸人造絲…
in Chinese (Simplified) 醋酸盐, 醋酸纤维(制品),醋酸人造丝…
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