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Meanings of Ethopoeia:

noun

Delineation of character; representation of a person's manners or morals. in rhetoric: imitation of another's style of discourse, especially to present the person in a favourable or unfavourable light. also: an instance of this. chiefly with reference to ancient greek rhetoric and drama.

Meanings of Ethopoetic:

adjective

That represents a person's character or manners; of the nature of ethopoeia. chiefly with reference to ancient greek drama.

Ethos

ˈiː.θɒs

Meanings of Ethos:

noun

The characteristic spirit of a culture, era, or community as manifested in its attitudes and aspirations.

Usage examples:

A challenge to the ethos of the 1960s

Meanings of Ethoxide:

noun

An alkoxide containing the anion c₂ h₅ o− or the group –oc₂ h₅, typically formed by the reaction of ethanol with a metal.

Meanings of Ethoxy:

adjective

Designating an ethoxyl radical or group; relating to or containing such a radical or group.

Ethoxyethane

iːˌθɒksɪˈiːθeɪn

Meanings of Ethoxyethane:

noun

Systematic chemical name for diethyl ether.

Meanings of Ethoxyl:

noun

The organic radical —och₂ ch₃. chiefly attributive.

Meanings of Ethoxyls:

noun

The organic radical —och₂ ch₃. chiefly attributive.

Meanings of Ethrog:

noun

A citron, the fruit of the tree citrus medica (family rutaceae), used ritually in the jewish feast of tabernacles (succoth).

Meanings of Eths:

noun

An old english letter, ð or ð, representing the dental fricatives /θ/ and /ð/ . it was superseded by the digraph th, but is now used as a phonetic symbol for the voiced dental fricative /ð/.

abbreviation

Ethiopia (international vehicle registration).

Ethyl

ˈeθɪl

Meanings of Ethyl:

noun

Of or denoting the hydrocarbon radical —c2h5, derived from ethane and present in many organic compounds.

Usage examples:

Ethyl acetate

Meanings of Ethylamin:

noun

A volatile, basic liquid with a pungent odour, usually made by the reaction of ethanol and ammonia and used in chemical synthesis.

Meanings of Ethylamine:

noun

A volatile, basic liquid with a pungent odour, usually made by the reaction of ethanol and ammonia and used in chemical synthesis.

Meanings of Ethylate:

noun

= ethoxide .

verb

To introduce one or more ethyl groups into (a compound).

Meanings of Ethylated:

noun

= ethoxide .

verb

To introduce one or more ethyl groups into (a compound).

Meanings of Ethylates:

noun

= ethoxide .

verb

To introduce one or more ethyl groups into (a compound).

Meanings of Ethylating:

noun

= ethoxide .

verb

To introduce one or more ethyl groups into (a compound).

Ethylbenzene

ˌiːθʌɪlˈbɛnziːn

Meanings of Ethylbenzene:

noun

A colourless flammable liquid hydrocarbon, used in the manufacture of styrene.

Usage examples:

These conditions also minimized the production of benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, and methylstyrene…

Ethylene

ˈeθ.əl.iːn

Meanings of Ethylene:

noun

A flammable hydrocarbon gas of the alkene series, occurring in natural gas, coal gas, and crude oil and given off by ripening fruit. it is used in chemical synthesis, especially in the manufacture of polythene.

Usage examples:

These observations confirm the importance of ethylene in initiating fruit ripening.

Ethylenediamine

ˌɛθɪliːndʌɪˈeɪmiːn

Meanings of Ethylenediamine:

noun

A viscous liquid used in making detergents and emulsifying agents.

Usage examples:

The compounds used to create it include ethylenediamine, formaldehyde and sodium cyanide.

Meanings of Ethylhydrocupreine:

noun

A compound related to quinine having bactericidal properties, used in bacteriology as a test for streptococci.

Meanings of Ethylic:

adjective

Originally: †derived from ethylene (obsolete). later: of ethyl; containing an ethyl group.

Meanings of Ethylidene:

noun

The divalent hydrocarbon radical  chch₃. usually attributive or a formative element in chemical names.

Meanings of Ethylmorphine:

noun

An opiate with properties similar to those of codeine, used mainly as a cough suppressant.

Ethyls

ˈɛθʌɪl

Meanings of Ethyls:

noun

Of or denoting the hydrocarbon radical —c2h5, derived from ethane and present in many organic compounds.

Usage examples:

Ethyl acetate

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