acet-, aceto-
Combining forms denoting the two-carbon fragment of acetic acid.

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  • acéto- — ⇒ACÉTO , ACÉTOL , élément préf. [Tiré du lat. acetum « vinaigre »] Sert à former des composés sav. appartenant à la chim. ou à la pharmacol. pour indiquer que le rad. CH3 CO s est substitué dans une molécule organique à un atome d hydrogène; dans …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • acét- — acéto ❖ ♦ Élément, de acét(ique), qui signifie « acide acétique » ou « radical acétyle », et qui entre dans la composition de nombreux termes de chimie. ⇒ aussi Acétyl . ♦ Cet élément apparaît d abord en français dans acétate …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • aceto — Element prim de compunere savantă cu sensul de acid acetic . [var. aceti . / < fr. aceto , cf. lat. acetum – oţet]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN  ACET(O) /ACETI elem. acid acetic . (< fr. acét/o/ , acéti , cf. lat. acetum …   Dicționar Român

  • acet- — [ə sēt′, əset′; as′et, as′it, as′ət] combining form ACETO : used before a vowel [acetanilide] …   English World dictionary

  • aceto- — before vowels acet , comb. form from ACETIC (Cf. acetic) and generally indicating compounds from or related to acetic acid …   Etymology dictionary

  • ACET — Aceto Corporation (Business » NASDAQ Symbols) Acetonide (Medical » Physiology) * Aids Care Education And Training (Community » Educational) * Adult Continuing Education And Training (Community » Educational) * Assistant Cook Extended Training… …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • acet- — combining form or aceto Etymology: French & Latin; French acét , from Latin acet , from acetum vinegar more at acetic : acetic acid : acetic …   Useful english dictionary

  • acet- — or aceto combining form Etymology: French & Latin; French acét , from Latin acet , from acetum vinegar; akin to Latin acēre to be sour, acer sharp more at edge acetic acid ; acetic < acetyl > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • aceto- — a combining form with the meanings vinegar, acetic acid, used in the formation of compound words (acetometer), esp. in the names of chemical compounds in which acetic acid or the acetyl group is present (acetophenetidin). Also, esp. before a… …   Universalium

  • acet- — aff. a combining form with the meanings “vinegar,”“acetic acid,” used esp. in the names of chemical compounds in which acetic acid or the acetyl group is present: acetaldehyde[/ex] Also, esp. before a consonant aceto . Etymology: < L acēt(um)… …   From formal English to slang

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