from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An easily polymerized, colorless, corrosive liquid, H2C:CHCOOH, used as a monomer for acrylate resins.
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- n. A colourless liquid unsaturated organic acid, CH2CHCOOH; used as a monomer in the production of acrylic resins; forms acrylate esters by combination with alcohols.
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- n. an unsaturated liquid carboxylic acid used in the manufacture of acrylic resins
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