from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To introduce the ethyl group into (a compound).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To react with an ethyl compound so as to introduce one or more ethyl groups into a compound
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A compound derived from ethyl alcohol by the replacement of the hydroxyl hydrogen, after the manner of a hydrate; an ethyl alcoholate.
- transitive v. To treat in such a way as to cause the introduction of one or more ethyl groups, C2H5-.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as alcoholate.
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