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ethmoid of or pertaining to a bone or bones in the cranium forming part of the septum and nasal cavity walls. [2 definitions]
ethnic of or related to a large group of people who share a distinctive culture, language, or religion, or who are of the same race or national heritage. [3 definitions]
ethnic cleansing the mass murder, incarceration, or forced emigration of members of an ethnic minority within a particular nation in order to establish an ethnically homogeneous population.
ethnic group a group of people who share a distinctive culture, language, or religion, or who are of the same race or national heritage.
ethnicity the condition of being a member of an ethnic group or sharing its traits.
ethno- cultural group; people.
ethnobotanist a person engaged in the study of ethnobotany.
ethnobotany a branch of anthropology concerned with the cultural relationship between a people and their traditional use and management of plants.
ethnocentric marked by or tending toward viewing other races or cultural groups in terms of the standards of one's own race or group. [2 definitions]
ethnocentrism the strong tendency to view other races or cultural groups in terms of the standards of one's own race or group. [2 definitions]
ethnographic of or pertaining to the branch of anthropology that deals with the description of specific cultures.
ethnography the branch of anthropology that deals with the description of specific cultures.
ethnology a branch of anthropology concerned with the origins and development of various cultures.
ethnomusicology the study of the music of one or more ethnic groups, esp. as a reflection of cultural values or differences.
ethology the scientific study of the behavior of animals.
ethos the basic underlying attitudes and beliefs of a group, movement, or culture, which give it its character.
ethyl in chemistry, containing the monovalent hydrocarbon radical. [3 definitions]
ethyl acetate a colorless flammable volatile liquid made from ethyl alcohol and acetic acid that has a fruity aroma and is used in the making of perfumes and other products and as a solvent.
ethyl alcohol a colorless, quickly evaporating, flammable liquid, used in medicine and industry, and occurring in intoxicating beverages; alcohol.
ethyl chloride a gas that becomes a volatile flammable liquid under pressure, made from ethyl alcohol and hydrogen chloride and used as a solvent and local anesthetic and in the making of tetraethyl lead.
ethylene a colorless, flammable organic gas used in coloring citrus fruit, making organic synthetics, and anesthesia.