carbethoxyl

noun
carb·​eth·​ox·​yl
plural -s

Definition of carbethoxyl

: the radical −COOC2H5 consisting of the ethyl ester of carboxyl

called also ethoxycarbonyl

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History and Etymology for carbethoxyl

blend of carboxyl and ethyl

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carbethoxy-

carbethoxyl

carbethoxylation

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“Carbethoxyl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carbethoxyl. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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