acrylic acid

noun

Definition of acrylic acid

:an unsaturated liquid acid C3H4O2 that polymerizes readily to form useful products (such as constituents for varnishes and lacquers)

First Known Use of acrylic acid

1843


Medical Dictionary

acrylic acid

noun

medical Definition of acrylic acid

:a synthetic unsaturated liquid acid C3H4O2 that polymerizes readily to form useful products (as water-soluble thickening agents)

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