ethyl cellulose

noun

Definition of ethyl cellulose

: any of various thermoplastic substances used especially in plastics and lacquers

First Known Use of ethyl cellulose

1936, in the meaning defined above

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“Ethyl cellulose.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ethyl%20cellulose. Accessed 12 May. 2021.

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ethyl cellulose

noun

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: any of various thermoplastic substances used especially in plastics and lacquers

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