Meaning of ACETATE in English

ac ‧ e ‧ tate /ˈæsəteɪt, ˈæsɪteɪt/ BrE AmE noun

[ Date: 1800-1900 ; Origin: acet- ; ACETAMINOPHEN ]

1 . [uncountable] a chemical made from acetic acid

2 . [uncountable] a smooth artificial cloth used to make clothes

3 . [countable] a transparent sheet that you write or print something on, and that is used with an ↑ overhead projector

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