• Definition for "cellulose acetate"
    • any one of a few substances acquired by…
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cellulose acetate definition

  • noun:
    • any one of a few substances acquired by dealing with cellulose with acetic anhydride, utilized in lacquers, photographic movie, clear sheeting, and smoke filters.
    • an ester of acetic acid; found in fibers and fabrics; photographic films and varnishes
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