cy·​a·​no·​acetate | \ ¦sīə(ˌ)nō+ \

Definition of cyanoacetate

: a salt or ester of cyanoacetic acid

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First Known Use of cyanoacetate

1963, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cyanoacetate

cyan- + acetate

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“Cyanoacetate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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