a textile fibre, such as Orlon or Acrilan, produced from acrylonitrile
of or derived from . . . a paint, prepared especially for artists, in which an serves as a vehicle. a painting done with this type of paint: She sold several acrylics during the show. Contemporary Examples The coat (available in both denim and acrylic) was reportedly created in 2004, though it is still awaiting […]
a colorless, flammable, poisonous, carcinogenic liquid, C 3 H 3 N, used for the production of polymers and copolymers, as rubbers, fibers, and clear plastics for beverage containers. noun a colourless liquid that is miscible with water and has toxic fumes: used in the manufacture of acrylic fibres and resins, rubber, and thermoplastics. Formula: CH2:CHCN […]
containing the . noun (modifier) of, consisting of, or containing the monovalent group CH2:CHCO-: acrylyl group or radical
- Acrylyl group
the univalent group C 3 H 3 O−, derived from acrylic acid.