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acetic acid

noun [U] uk   /əˌsiː.tɪkˈæs.ɪd/ us    /-t̬ɪk-/
a clear acid with a strong smell, found in vinegarSpecific chemicals, chemical compounds and gasesSubstances and structures in the bodyTypes of chemical
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