- acrylic acid
- acrylic acid n a synthetic unsaturated liquid acid C3H4O2 that polymerizes readily to form useful products (as water-soluble thickening agents)
* * *acryl·ic ac·id (ə-krilґik) a readily polymerizing liquid used as a monomer for acrylic polymers; see also acrylic.
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acrylic acid — a colorless, pungent, liquid acid, H2C:CHCOOH, that is readily polymerized to form acrylic resins … English World dictionary
Acrylic acid — Chembox new Name = Acrylic acid ImageFile = Acrylic acid.svg ImageSize = 150px ImageName = Acrylic acid IUPACName = propenoic acid OtherNames = Acroleic acid Ethylenecarboxylic acid Propene acid Propenoic acid Vinylformic acid Section1 = Chembox… … Wikipedia
acrylic acid — akrilo rūgštis statusas T sritis chemija formulė CH₂=CHCOOH atitikmenys: angl. acrylic acid rus. акриловая кислота ryšiai: sinonimas – propeno rūgštis … Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas
acrylic acid — noun an unsaturated liquid carboxylic acid used in the manufacture of acrylic resins • Syn: ↑propenoic acid • Hypernyms: ↑carboxylic acid … Useful english dictionary
acrylic acid — noun A colourless liquid unsaturated organic acid, CHCHCOOH; used as a monomer in the production of acrylic resins; forms acrylate esters by combination with alcohols. See Also: acrylamide, acrylate, acryl … Wiktionary
acrylic acid — Chem. a colorless, corrosive liquid, C3H4O2, having an acrid odor, usually derived from acrolein by oxidation: used esp. in the synthesis of acrylic resins. [1850 55] * * * … Universalium
acrylic acid — acryl′ic ac′id n. chem. a colorless, corrosive liquid, C3H4O2, used esp. in the synthesis of acrylic resins • Etymology: 1850–55 … From formal English to slang
acrylic acid — /əˌkrɪlɪk ˈæsəd/ (say uh.krilik asuhd) noun 1. CH2=CH–CO2H, one of a series of acids derived from the alkenes; propenoic acid. 2. one of a series of acids based on substitution of propenoic acid by another group, such as CH3– or CN– … Australian English dictionary
acrylic acid — noun Date: circa 1855 an unsaturated liquid acid C3H4O2 that polymerizes readily to form useful products (as constituents for varnishes and lacquers) … New Collegiate Dictionary
acrylic acid — n. unsaturated liquid acid that combines molecules readily to form useful products (especially varnishes and lacquers) … English contemporary dictionary