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"acetate" in British English

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acetatenoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈæs.ɪ.teɪt/
a ​chemicalsubstance made from acetic ​acid, or a ​smoothartificialcloth made from this
(Definition of acetate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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acetatenoun

uk   us   /ˈæsɪteɪt/
[C] MEETINGS a ​thinpiece of ​clearplastic with writing or ​drawing on it that you can show on a ​wall or ​screen using an overheadprojector: He was ​busy preparing acetates for his ​presentation.
(Definition of acetate from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “acetate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 醋酸盐, 醋酸纤维(制品),醋酸人造丝…
in Chinese (Traditional) 醋酸鹽, 醋酸纖維(製品),醋酸人造絲…
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