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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A fabric made from certain fibers; A salt or ester of a particular acid.

Usage examples (29)
  • Vinyl acetate has caused skin irritation and blisters in workers who accidentally spilled it on their skin.
  • EVA stands for ethylene and vinyl acetate, which is the foam rubber of the shoe.
  • It is the second active ingredient, (E, E) - 9,11-tetradecadien-1-yl acetate, that is the wild card.
  • A. fermentans converts cellulose into acetate, which is in turn made into methyl halides by the engineered yeast. for more
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