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ac•e•to•ni•trile



Pronunciation: (as"i-tō-nī'tril, -trēl, u-sē"tō-), [key]
n. Chem.
a colorless, poisonous, water-soluble liquid, C2H3N, having an etherlike odor: used chiefly in organic synthesis and as a solvent. Also called methyl cyanide.

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