thioacetic acid

noun thio·acetic acid \"+...-\

Definition of thioacetic acid

  1. :  a pungent liquid acid CH3COSH made by heating acetic acid with phosphorus pentasulfide and used as a chemical reagent

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Origin and Etymology of thioacetic acid

thioacetic International Scientific Vocabulary thi- + acetic

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to cast off or become cast off

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