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Meaning of ACETIN

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ac"e*tin\, n. (Chem.)
A combination of acetic acid with glycerin. --Brande & C.

 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: A thick, colorless, water-attracting liquid which is used as a food additive and dye solvent and in explosives manufacture and leather tanning. It is created by heating and then distilling a mixture of acetic acid and glycerol.
 

 

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