Modified vs Acetylated - What's the difference?

modified | acetylated |


As adjectives the difference between modified and acetylated

is that modified is changed; altered while acetylated is that has been reacted with acetic acid (or one of its derivatives), or has been modified by the attachment of acetyl groups.

As verbs the difference between modified and acetylated

is that modified is (modify) while acetylated is (acetylate).

As a noun modified

is any vehicle used in modified racing.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

modified

English

Adjective

(head)
  • changed; altered
  • Verb

    (head)
  • (modify)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • Any vehicle used in modified racing.
  • acetylated

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (acetylate)
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • That has been reacted with acetic acid (or one of its derivatives), or has been modified by the attachment of acetyl groups.
  • Derived terms

    * acetylated cotton * acetylated lanolin * antiacetylated * nonacetylated