cellulose ester


cellulose ester
noun
any ester of cellulose with an acid
Hypernyms: ↑ester
Hyponyms:
Substance Meronyms: ↑cellulose

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noun
: an ester of cellulose (as cellulose nitrate or cellulose acetate) with an inorganic or organic acid

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