Medical Dictionary


noun ac·e·tol·y·sis \ˌas-ə-ˈtäl-ə-səs\
plural ac·e·tol·y·ses \-ə-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of ACETOLYSIS

:  a chemical reaction analogous to hydrolysis in which acetic acid plays a role similar to that of water
:  simultaneous acetylation and hydrolysis
April 25, 2015
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nimble or easily flexed
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