Definition of acetate
1 : a salt or ester of acetic acid
2 : cellulose acetate; also : something (such as a textile fiber) made from cellulose acetate
3 : a phonograph recording disk made of an acetate or coated with cellulose acetate
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Featuring live music, the opportunity to be tattooed using vintage acetate stencils, special guests including Shanghai Kate, and a unique setting on the Delaware River.
The acetate response was also tied to the plants’ use of jasmonic acid.
So shoe companies put ethyl vinyl acetate (EVA), polyurethane, or special proprietary blends of similar foamy materials in the midsole to soften some of the impact, explains Schoene.
But the plaintiffs note that the FSIS found synthetic hormone, melengesterol acetate, in its residue testing.
Now, even less-than-ideal alternatives to sodium bicarbonate, such as sodium acetate, are difficult to obtain.
A U-T Data Watch analysis shows at least a dozen contain lead or lead acetate, and one of those is categorized as a baby skin care product.
FacebookTwitterPinterest 1/17Bottega Veneta Havana acetate sunglasses, $360, 800-845-6790.Photograph by Tim Hout; Styled by Paul Petzy.
Weight-loss regimens included consuming soap, chalk, pickles, digitalis, camphor tea, grapefruit (which was thought to contain fat-dissolving enzymes), potassium acetate (a diuretic), and ipecac (which induces vomiting).
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Medical Definition of acetate
: a salt or ester of acetic acid
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