How Do You Spell ACETYL?

Correct spelling for the English word "acetyl" is [ˈasɪtˌa͡ɪl], [ˈasɪtˌa‍ɪl], [ˈa_s_ɪ_t_ˌaɪ_l]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Plural form of ACETYL is ACETYLS

Definition of ACETYL

  1. A univalent radical, CH3 CO, which is supposed to unite with hydroxyl, OH, to form acetic acid, CH3 COOH; the acetates being formed by the substitution of a metallic atom for the hydrogen in the hydroxyl group.

Anagrams of ACETYL

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Usage Examples for ACETYL

  1. " Mother's taking her acetyl salicylic," Audrey answered, coming to the door of the study. - "The Lion's Share" by E. Arnold Bennett