Definition of acetyl
: the radical CH3CO− of acetic acid —often used in combination
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A federal jury convicted Justin Larson, 30, in January after a three-week trial showed Larson distributed acetyl fentanyl on May 9, 2014, to a user who later died, according to the office of the U.S. attorney for Maryland.
Even more powerful drugs, such as carfentanil and acetyl fentanyl, have also been detected in Cuyahoga County.
Carfentanil was involved in 54 deaths last year and acetyl fentanyl was involved in 43, statistics show.
How to read the Hun’s letter without noticeably opening it: mix copper acetyl arsenic with three ounces acetone.
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