from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See lead acetate.
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- n. a trivial name of lead acetate; due to its sweetish taste.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. acetate of lead.
- n. See Sugar, 2, above.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a poisonous white solid (Pb[CH3CO]2) used in dyeing cotton and in making enamels and varnishes
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