acetic definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, concerning, or containing acetic acid or vinegar.
    • Of, regarding, or making vinegar
    • Of or with respect to acetic acid or its derivatives
    • Of a pertaining to vinegar; making vinegar; creating vinegar.
    • Pertaining to, containing, or produced by, acetyl, . The latter is the acid to which the sour flavor of vinegar is due.
    • associated with or containing acetic acid
  • others:
    • getting the properties of vinegar; sour.

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