methacrylic acid

noun meth·acryl·ic acid \ ˌme-thə-ˈkri-lik- \

Definition of methacrylic acid

:an acid C4H6O2 used especially in making acrylic resins or plastics

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methacrylic acid

noun meth·acryl·ic acid \ ˌmeth-ə-ˌkril-ik- \

medical Definition of methacrylic acid

:an acid C4H6O2 used especially in making acrylic resins or plastics

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