/mon'oh as"i tin/, n. Chem.
[1855-60; MONO- + ACETIN]

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  • Monoacetin — Mo|no|a|ce|tin [↑ mono u. ↑ Acetin] ↑ Glycerinacetate …   Universal-Lexikon

  • monoacetin — mono·ac·e·tin .män ō as ət ən n ACETIN (a) …   Medical dictionary

  • monoacetin — mono·acetin …   English syllables

  • monoacetin — …   Useful english dictionary

  • acetin — noun any of three liquid acetates that are formed when acetic acid and glycerin are heated together • Hypernyms: ↑acetate, ↑ethanoate * * * ˈasətən, əd.ə̇n, ətə̇n noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary acet + in …   Useful english dictionary

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  • acetin — /as i tin/, n. Chem. a colorless, thick, hygroscopic liquid, C5H10O4: used chiefly in the manufacture of explosives. Also called glyceryl monoacetate, monacetin, monoacetin. [1870 75; ACET + IN2] * * * …   Universalium

  • Glycerinacetate — Gly|ce|rin|a|ce|ta|te: Sammelbez. für die als Lsgm. u. Weichmacher brauchbaren Essigsäureglycerinester Glycerin 1 acetat (Acetin, Monoacetin), Glycerin 2 acetat, Glycerin 1,3 diacetat (Diacetin), Glycerin 1,2 diacetat u. Glycerintriacetat… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • acetin — ac·e·tin as ət ən n any of three liquid acetates formed when glycerol and acetic acid are heated together: a) one C3H5(OH)2C2H3O2 containing only one acetate group that is used chiefly in the manufacture of explosives called also monoacetin b)… …   Medical dictionary

  • monacetin — variant of monoacetin …   Useful english dictionary

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