ether extract

noun

Definition of ether extract

: the part of a complex organic material that is soluble in ether and consists chiefly of fats and fatty acids

First Known Use of ether extract

1861, in the meaning defined above

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“Ether extract.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ether%20extract. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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