acrylic acid definition

  • noun:
    • An easily polymerized, colorless, corrosive liquid, H2C:CHCOOH, made use of as a monomer for acrylate resins.
    • A colourless fluid unsaturated natural acid, CH2CHCOOH; made use of as a monomer in creation of acrylic resins; types acrylate esters by combination with alcohols.
    • an unsaturated liquid carboxylic acid used in the make of acrylic resins

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