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synonyms for acetous

  • acerb
  • acerbic
  • acidulous
  • acrid
  • bitter
  • harsh
  • tangy
  • tart
  • vinegarish
  • vinegary
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How to use acetous in a sentence

The acetous acid thus concentrated is called radical vinegar.
HEADS OF LECTURES ON A COURSE OF EXPERIMENTAL PHILOSOPHY: PARTICULARLY INCLUDING CHEMISTRYJOSEPH PRIESTLEY
The acetous acid is concentrated by frost, which does not affect the proper acid, but only the water with which it is united.
HEADS OF LECTURES ON A COURSE OF EXPERIMENTAL PHILOSOPHY: PARTICULARLY INCLUDING CHEMISTRYJOSEPH PRIESTLEY
The principal of the vegetable acids are the acetous and the tartareous.
HEADS OF LECTURES ON A COURSE OF EXPERIMENTAL PHILOSOPHY: PARTICULARLY INCLUDING CHEMISTRYJOSEPH PRIESTLEY
A few minutes now, and the acetous fermentation will begin, and the whole result be spoiled.
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 14, NO. 86, DECEMBER, 1864VARIOUS
In the doorway, looking a shade more acetous than usual, stood Lady Margaret.
A FORGOTTEN HEROEMILY SARAH HOLT
Unhopped ale, having no bitter principle, would easily run into acetous fermentation.
NOOKS AND CORNERS OF ENGLISH LIFE, PAST AND PRESENTJOHN TIMBS
Stale yeast produces, instead of vinous fermentation, an acetous fermentation, which flavors the bread and makes it disagreeable.
THE WHITEHOUSE COOKBOOK (1887)MRS. F.L. GILLETTE
When bread is to be raised by the acetous fermentation of yeast, the sponge should be maintained at a temperature of 89° Fahr.
THE COOKING MANUAL OF PRACTICAL DIRECTIONS FOR ECONOMICAL EVERY-DAY COOKERYJULIET CORSON
Can the beginning vinous or acetous fermentation of the aliment in weak stomachs contribute to this effect?
ZOONOMIA, VOL. IIERASMUS DARWIN
The selected grapes are sprinkled with lime, by which the watery and acetous particles are absorbed and corrected.
GATHERINGS FROM SPAINRICHARD FORD
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ACETOUS

  • acerbic
  • acetous
  • acid
  • acidulous
  • acrid
  • bitter
  • harsh
  • sharp
  • tangy
  • tart
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