triacetate

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noun tri·ac·e·tate \ (ˌ)trī-ˈa-sə-ˌtāt \

Definition of triacetate

1 :an acetate containing three CH3COO− groups
2 :a textile fiber or fabric consisting of cellulose that is completely or almost completely acetylated

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triacetate

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noun tri·ac·e·tate \ (ˈ)trī-ˈas-ə-ˌtāt \

medical Definition of triacetate

:an acetate containing three CH3COO groups

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