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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1865, in the meaning defined above

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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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