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ethyl

eth·yl

ethyl

 
pronunciation:
e thl
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: adjective
definition: in chemistry, containing the monovalent hydrocarbon radical.
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: in chemistry, a monovalent hydrocarbon radical.
definition 2: a fluid containing tetraethyl lead and other substances, used in gasoline to reduce engine knock.
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