ethyl sulfate

noun

Definition of ethyl sulfate

: an ethyl ester of sulfuric acid especially : the fragrant oily diethyl ester (C2H5)2SO4 made usually by reaction of ethyl alcohol and oleum and used as an ethylating agent

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“Ethyl sulfate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ethyl%20sulfate. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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