Definition of acetose in English:

acetose

adjective

rare
  • Resembling or (in early use) containing vinegar; sour or acidic like vinegar.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in Lanfranc's Science of Cirurgie. From post-classical Latin acetosus sour, vinegary from classical Latin acētum + -ōsus.

Pronunciation:

acetose

/ˈasɪtəʊs/