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ethylate

noun eth·yl·ate \ˈethəˌlāt, -lə̇t\

Definition of ethylate

plural

-s

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Origin and Etymology of ethylate

ethyl + -ate


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ethylate

transitive verb eth·yl·ate \-ˌlāt\

Definition of ethylate

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. :  to introduce the ethyl group into (a compound)

ethylation

\ˌethəˈlāshən\ noun, plural

-s

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Origin and Etymology of ethylate

ethyl + -ate, verb suffix


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