adipic acid

a·dip·ic ac·id
A a


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [uh-dip-ik]
    • /əˈdɪp ɪk/
    • /adˈɪpɪk ˈasɪd/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [uh-dip-ik]
    • /əˈdɪp ɪk/

Definitions of adipic acid words

  • noun adipic acid crystalline solid used in the preparation of nylon 3
  • noun adipic acid a colourless crystalline solid used in the preparation of nylon. Formula: HOOC(CH2)4COOH 3
  • noun adipic acid a white, crystalline, slightly water-soluble solid, C 6 H 10 O 4 , used chiefly in the synthesis of nylon. 1
  • noun adipic acid (organic chemistry) A white crystalline di-carboxylic acid, C4H8(COOH)2; it has many industrial applications; when condensed with hexamethylene diamine it produces nylon. 0

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adipic acid popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 29% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data about 74% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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