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ethoxy

adjective eth·oxy \e-ˈthäk-sē\

Definition of ETHOXY

:  relating to or containing the monovalent radical CH3CH2O− composed of ethyl united with oxygen

First Known Use of ETHOXY

circa 1909

ethoxy

adjective eth·oxy \e-ˈthäk-sē\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ETHOXY

:  relating to or containing ethoxyl

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