Teracrylic Ter`a*cryl"ic, a. [Terpene + acrylic.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or designating, an acid of the acrylic series, obtained by the distillation of terpenylic acid, as an only substance having a peculiar cheesy odor. [1913 Webster]

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  • teracrylic — ter·a·cryl·ic …   English syllables

  • teracrylic acid — |terə|krilik noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary terpenylic + acrylic : an unsaturated liquid acid C7H12O2 obtained by distillation of terpenylic acid; 3,4 dimethyl 3 penten oic acid …   Useful english dictionary

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