Associations to the word «Acetate»

Wiktionary

ACETATE, noun. (organic chemistry) Any salt or ester of acetic acid.
ACETATE, noun. Cellulose acetate
ACETATE, noun. A transparent sheet used for overlays.
ACETATE, noun. A disc of aluminium covered in a wax used to make demonstration copies of a phonograph record.

Dictionary definition

ACETATE, noun. A salt or ester of acetic acid.
ACETATE, noun. A fabric made from fibers of cellulose acetate.

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley