acetic ester

noun

Definition of acetic ester

: any ester of acetic acid especially : ethyl acetate

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First Known Use of acetic ester

1876, in the meaning defined above

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“Acetic ester.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acetic%20ester. Accessed 16 Jun. 2021.

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