Meaning of ACETATE in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈæsɪtɪt ]

n. 1 a salt or ester of acetic acid, esp. the cellulose ester used to make textiles, gramophone records, etc. Also called ETHANOATE. 2 a fabric made from cellulose acetate. øacetate fibre (or silk) fibre (or silk) made artificially from cellulose acetate. [ACETIC + -ATE(1) 2]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.