acetoarsenite etymology

English word acetoarsenite comes from English arsenite, English aceto-

Detailed word origin of acetoarsenite

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
arsenite English (eng) (chemistry) Any oxyanion of trivalent arsenic, especially the AsO33- anion (or protonated derivatives); Any salt containing this anion, or any ester of arsenious acid.
aceto- English (eng) (organic chemistry) Containing a methyl group bonded to a carbonyl group. e.g. acetophenone. (organic chemistry) Containing a methyl group bonded to a carboxyl group.
acetoarsenite English (eng) (chemistry) Any mixed salt containing both acetate and arsenite anions.

Words with the same origin as acetoarsenite

Descendants of arsenite
Descendants of aceto-
acetanilide acetoacetate acetoacetic acetoacetyl acetoamide acetocarmine acetogen acetogenic acetohydroxamic acetohydroxamic acid acetokinase acetolactic acetolytic acetometer acetonitrile acetopathy acetophenazine acetophenone acetosoluble acetotartrate acetovanillone acetowhitening aminoacetophenone chloroacetophenone