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acetic acid
American English: /əˌsidɪk ˈæsəd/
British English: /əˈsiːtɪk/
, /əˈsɛt-/

Translation of acetic acid in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • By the time this stage is reached the wine is no longer wine but wine vinegar which combines the sharp, acid taste of acetic acid with the odour of ethyl acetate.
    • At this time, the Arab alchemist Jabir ibn Hayyan Geber produced concentrated acetic acid by distilling vinegar.
    • Indeed, the synthesis of ethanol predates recorded history and acetic acid is oxidized ethanol or wine gone bad.

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