acetum definition

  • noun:
    • Vinegar.
    • An acetic acid answer of a drug.
    • Vinegar (which see).
    • A pharmaceutical preparation usually created by percolating a drug with dilute acetic acid.
    • a dilute answer of acetic acid which is used as a solvent (example. for a drug)
    • sour-tasting fluid produced frequently by oxidation of the liquor in wine or cider and used as a condiment or meals preservative

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