methacrylate

3 ENTRIES FOUND:

meth·ac·ry·late

noun \ˌme-ˈtha-krə-ˌlāt\

Definition of METHACRYLATE

1
:  a salt or ester of methacrylic acid
2
:  an acrylic resin or plastic made from a derivative of methacrylic acid

Origin of METHACRYLATE

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1865

meth·ac·ry·late

noun \(ˈ)meth-ˈak-rə-ˌlāt\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of METHACRYLATE

1
: a salt or ester of methacrylic acid
2
: an acrylic resin or plastic made from a derivative of methacrylic acid; especially : methyl methacrylate

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