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What does CA stand for?

CA stands for CyanoAcrylate (glue)

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AFTER a five- year- long wait, the Delhi Police might finally be able to lay its hands on one of the most important equipments for scientific investigation -- Cyanoacrylate Fuming Chamber ( CFC) this year in June.
has been granted a patent for an adhesive comprised of (a) a 2-cyanoacrylate; and (b) from 1 to 400 parts by weight, based on 100 parts by weight of the 2-cyanoacrylate, of a cyanoacrylate comprised of two or more 2-cyanoacryloyl groups, wherein the cyanoacrylate (b) is an ester obtained by reacting 2-cyanoacrylic acid with a polyoxyallsylene polyol, a polyester polyol, a polycarbonate polyol, a polybuta-diene polyol, a hydrogenated polybutadiene polyol, a polyisoprene polyol, or a hydrogenated polyisoprene polyol, and wherein the number average molecular weight of the cyanoacrylate (b) is in the range from 1,000 to 50,000.
7 x 30 mm] Insyte[TM] Autoguard[TM] [BD, Franklin Lakes, NJ, USA], made of BD Vialon), with two cyanoacrylate TAs: Dermabond and Histoacryl, and three removal agents: paraffin, acetone and Remove[TM] adhesive removal wipes (Smith & Nephew, Canada) was assessed by measuring the tensile strength of IVCs after exposure to these solutions on the central 1 cm of the IVC for one hour, followed by mechanical testing.