ethoxy

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adjective eth·oxy \e-ˈthäk-sē\

Definition of ethoxy

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

Circa 1909

First Known Use of ethoxy

circa 1909


Medical Dictionary

ethoxy

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adjective eth·oxy \e-ˈthäk-sē\

Medical Definition of ethoxy

  1. :  relating to or containing ethoxyl


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