variant of monoacetin

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  • monacetin — /mon as i tin/, n. acetin. [1855 60; MON + ACETIN] * * * …   Universalium

  • 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

  • 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

  • mono-acetin — mono acetin, acid see monacetin, acid …   Useful english dictionary

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