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methacrylic acid

methacrylic acid

noun meth·acryl·ic acid \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

methacrylic acid

noun meth·acryl·ic acid \ˌmeth-ə-ˌkril-ik-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of METHACRYLIC ACID

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

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