Definition of acetic in English:
Of or like vinegar or acetic acid.
- Glycin dissolves readily in alkaline or acetic solutions, but is virtually insoluble in plain water.
- The chromosomes were stained with acetic orcein and visualized with a light microscope.
- Most everyday wines are very low in acetic acid but some red wines may be excessively acetic.
Definition of acetic in:
- US English dictionary