acetic

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Etymology[edit]

From French acétique, from Latin acetum (vinegar), from acere (to be sour).

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  • Hyphenation: a‧ce‧tic
    Rhymes: -iːtɪk

Adjective[edit]

acetic (not comparable)

  1. (organic chemistry) Of, pertaining to, or producing vinegar
  2. (organic chemistry) Of or pertaining to acetic acid or its derivatives

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