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  • n. The process of making an ether, especially the removal of alcohols from petroleum products by reacting with sulfuric acid

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act or process of making ether; specifically, the process by which a large quantity of alcohol is transformed into ether by the agency of a small amount of sulphuric, or ethyl sulphuric, acid.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The formation of the chemical substance ether.

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Examples

  • The higher the etherification, the faster the gel will set.

    foodbeam » 2007 » February

  • There are two types of pectins: HM and LM which indicates the degree of etherification of the molecule.

    foodbeam » 2007 » February

  • H_ {2} SO_ {4} and HCl with NaHO, where water of crystallization _may_ come in, are entirely confirmed by Ostwald's results on inversion and etherification, where there can be no water of crystallization.

    Scientific American Supplement, No. 561, October 2, 1886

  • The best known is the process of etherification, which has been so much discussed recently, and which consists in placing the plants to be forced in the vapor of ether or chloroform for twenty-four to forty-eight hours.

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  • We are absolutely ignorant of its mechanism, as we are also in the case of etherification.

    Three Acres and Liberty

  • Located within Austria, Energea is known to manufacturer a Tran's etherification reactor which is a biodiesel processor that is a turn-key container that turns any type of waste oil into a biodiesel fuel.

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  • They usually yield gasoline with light olefins in the C3 / C4 range for alkylation and etherification.

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