acryl

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From acrolein, from Latin acer "sharp" + olere "to smell"

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acryl (plural acryls)

  1. (organic chemistry) The univalent radical derived from acrylic acid :- CH2=CH-CO-

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EtymologyEdit

From acrolein (perhaps influenced by English, see above), from Latin acer "sharp" + olere "to smell"

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acryl n (uncountable)

  1. The acidic compound acryl
  2. A wool-like artificial fiber

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Last modified on 26 March 2014, at 21:40