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acetic
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Childhood's End
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  • Acetic acid, thought George— that’s the nearest thing to it.

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  • While Grant went to the refrigerator, she showed Morris the acetic acid baths, which were used to dissolve away the limestone from the delicate bones.
    Michael Crichton  --  Jurassic Park
  • Belluomo rises from the bed of his wife’s lover’s wife, the kerchiefed housewife is astir, a saucer of acetic acid in her hand.
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses

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