- acetate rayon,
- acetate-coa ligase,
Origin of acetate
Examples from the Web for acetate
A record would spend years in larval form as an acetate, the big waxy master from which copies were made.The Stacks: How Leonard Chess Helped Make Muddy Waters|Alex Belth|August 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Acetate of oxide of ethyl, Acetic ether, Pyroligneous ether; ther aceticus, L.
The Acetate crystallises in tufts of needles; as stated, it is not officinal in any of the European pharmacopœias.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection|Alexander Wynter Blyth
Can we then use "red liquor" (acetate of alumina), acetate of iron, copperas, etc.?The Chemistry of Hat Manufacturing|Watson Smith
Word Origin for acetate
1827, "salt formed by combining acetic acid with a base," from Latin acetum "vinegar" (see acetic) + chemical suffix -ate (3). As a type of synthetic material, it is attested from 1920, short for acetate silk, etc.