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acetate

 [as´ĕ-tāt]
a salt or ester or the conjugate base of acetic acid.

ac·e·tate

(as'e-tāt),
A salt or ester of acetic acid.

Acetate

A salt or ester of acetic acid, which is used to create synthetic textile fibres from partially hydrolysed cellulose acetate, or plastic-like film made from cellulose triacetate.

ac·e·tate

(as'ĕ-tāt)
A salt or ester of acetic acid.
[L. acctum, vinegar + -ate, chemical suffix]

ac·e·tate

(AC) (as'ĕ-tāt)
A salt or ester of acetic acid.
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Compounding and wire & cable segment, with a CAGR of 11.0%, is the fastest growing consumer segment of ethylene vinyl acetate market owing to the distinguishing properties of the material; whereas the leading consumer of ethylene vinyl acetate remains the film industry.
He said that the research has shown that the release of acetate is central to how fibre supresses our appetite and this could help scientists to tackle overeating.
The standard stock solutions containing hydrocortisone acetate (125 mg) and lidocaine hydrochloride (25 mg) were prepared in a volumetric flask by dissolving both reference standard substances in a mixture of acetone + ethanol (1: 1, v/v) and diluted up to volume 50 mL with solvent mixture.
On average, onset of next menses after treatment was 2.1 days later than expected among women in the ulipristal acetate group and 1.2 days earlier than expected in the levonorgestrel group.
Once they had a plan, they were allowed to trace their design in black permanent marker onto the acetate. The design was filled in with paint from the backside of the acetate.
The maximum benefit of megestrol acetate appears to be that it manifests itself at about 3 months of use.
The addition of vinyl acetate to Schedule 1 created quite a hullabaloo as many press reports highlighted the fact that it is present in chewing gum.
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Zinc acetate lozenges taken within 24 hours of developing symptoms of the common cold may reduce the duration and severity of symptoms, according to a report.
Cyproterone acetate, which also has progestational and antigonadotropic activity, has proved very effective at lessening these troublesome symptoms, Dr.
Chemical manufacturers Celanese Acetate, based in Old Church Road, Little Heath, will close in late summer or Autumn with the loss of 120 jobs.
It is our impression that both hearing losses might have been attributable to osmotic disequilibrium in the labyrinth or to an acute labyrinthine injury caused by contamination of the blood by the degraded product of an old cellulose acetate hemodialyzer membrane; the hemodialyzer had been in use for 15 years.