Definition of triacetate
1 : an acetate containing three CH3COO− groups
2 : a textile fiber or fabric consisting of cellulose that is completely or almost completely acetylated
Origin of triacetate
International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1895
Medical Definition of triacetate
: an acetate containing three CH3COO groups
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