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acetyl US English

Of or denoting the acyl radical —C(O)CH3, derived from acetic acid

acetyl CoA US English

= acetyl coenzyme A.

acetyl silk US English

Synthetic silk made from cellulose acetate.

acetyl chloride US English

A colourless, readily hydrolysable liquid with a pungent odour, used as an acetylating agent in organic synthesis.

acetyl peroxide US English

A strongly oxidizing viscous liquid, used as an initiator and catalyst in polymerization reactions.

acetyl cellulose US English

= cellulose acetate.

acetyl-coenzyme A US English

The acetyl ester of coenzyme A, involved as an acetylating agent in many biochemical processes