methacrylic acid


meth·acryl·ic acid

noun \ˌme-thə-ˈkri-lik-\

Definition of METHACRYLIC ACID

:  an acid C4H6O2 used especially in making acrylic resins or plastics

Origin of METHACRYLIC ACID

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1865

meth·acryl·ic acid

noun \ˌmeth-ə-ˌkril-ik-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of METHACRYLIC ACID

: an acid C4H6O2 used especially in making acrylic resins or plastics

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: methadone
Previous Word in the Dictionary: methacrylate
All Words Near: methacrylic acid

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up methacrylic acid? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).