Any of several nonflammable thermoplastics produced by the action of acetic acid or acetic anhydride upon cellulose in the presence of concentrated sulfuric acid: used in making artificial silks, lacquers, photographic films, etc.
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Cellulose Acetate Sentence Examples
Objectives The primary objective is to explore the safety of 13% of cellulose acetate phthalate (CAP) as a vaginal microbicide.
As you may be able to guess from the name, this collection is distributed from France and the key feature of this style lies in its cellulose acetate frame.
Zyl is a type of plastic that is a combination of zylonite and cellulose acetate.