Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The univalent radical C2H5O.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In organic chemistry, the univalent organic radical, -OC2H5.

Etymologies

eth(yl) + ox(o)- + -yl.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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