diether

noun
di·​ether | \ (ˌ)dī-ˈē-thər How to pronounce diether (audio) \

Definition of diether

: a compound containing two atoms of oxygen with ether linkages

First Known Use of diether

1950, in the meaning defined above

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“Diether.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/diether. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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