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Meaning of ACETAL

Pronunciation:  'asi`tal

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  any organic compound formed by adding alcohol molecules to aldehyde molecules
 

ACETAL is a 6 letter word that starts with A.

 

 See Also: organic compound

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ac"e*tal\, n. [Acetic + alcohol.] (Chem.)
A limpid, colorless, inflammable liquid from the slow
oxidation of alcohol under the influence of platinum black.

 

 

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