esterify

verb
es·​ter·​i·​fy | \e-ˈster-ə-ˌfī \
esterified; esterifying

Definition of esterify 

transitive verb

: to convert into an ester

Other Words from esterify

esterification \e-​ˌster-​ə-​fə-​ˈkā-​shən \ noun

First Known Use of esterify

1898, in the meaning defined above

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Estérel

ester gum

Esterhazy

esterify

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estero

-estes

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esterify

transitive verb
es·​ter·​i·​fy | \e-ˈster-ə-ˌfī \
esterified; esterifying

Medical Definition of esterify 

: to convert into an ester

Other Words from esterify

esterifiable \e-​ˌster-​ə-​ˈfī-​ə-​bəl \ adjective
esterification \-​fə-​ˈkā-​shən \ noun

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