Definition of Acetose

1. Adjective. Tasting or smelling like vinegar.

Exact synonyms: Acetous, Vinegarish, Vinegary
Similar to: Sour
Derivative terms: Vinegarishness, Vinegariness



Definition of Acetose

1. a. Sour like vinegar; acetous.

Definition of Acetose

1. Adjective. Sour like vinegar; acetous. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Acetose

1. acetous [adj] - See also: acetous

Lexicographical Neighbors of Acetose

acetonide
acetonides
acetonitril
acetonitrile
acetonitriles
acetonuria
acetonæmia
acetophenazine
acetophenazine maleate
acetophenetidin
acetophenide
acetophenides
acetophenone
acetophenones
acetorphine
acetose (current term)
acetositie
acetosity
acetosoluble
acetosoluble albumin
acetosulfone
acetosulfone sodium
acetosyringone
acetotartrate
acetotartrates
acetous
acetous acid
acetoxolone
acetoxy
acetoxyacetylaminofluorene

Literary usage of Acetose

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Latin Technical Phlebotomy and Its Middle English Translation by Linda Ehrsam Voigts (1984)
"... acetose)—if so, in this case the sentence is not taking up another kind of fever but is emphasizing that one lets blood for ..."

2. A Dictionary of the English Language by Samuel Johnson, John Walker, Robert S. Jameson (1828)
"The state ot being acetose ; or of containing sourness. ACETOUS, (a,-se'-tus) a. Having the quality of vinegar ; sour. ACHE, (ake) lu s. A continued pain. ..."

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