acetous definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, relating to, or making acetic acid or vinegar.
    • Having an acetic flavor; sour-tasting.
    • Having a sour style; bad; acidic.
    • Causing, or connected with, acetification; since, acetous fermentation.
    • Having a sour flavor; bad; acid.
    • Causing, or associated with, acetification.
    • tasting or smelling like vinegar
  • others:
    • Having a sour flavor; vinegary. Boyle. Additionally written acetose.
    • Of or regarding vinegar; causing or related to acetification.

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