[e-ster-uh-fahy] /ɛˈstɛr əˌfaɪ/
verb (used with or without object), esterified, esterifying. Chemistry.
to convert into an .
verb -fies, -fying, -fied
(chem) to change or cause to change into an ester
[es-ter] /ˈɛs tər/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a compound produced by the reaction between an acid and an alcohol with the elimination of a molecule of water, as ethyl acetate, C 4 H 8 O 2 , or dimethyl sulfate, C 2 H 6 SO 4 . /ˈɛstə/ noun 1. (chem) any of a class of […]
[es-teez, -tis] /ˈɛs tiz, -tɪs/ noun 1. a male given name. [es-tey] /ˈɛs teɪ/ noun 1. a city in NE Italy: medieval fortress; ancient Roman ruins. /ˈɛstI/ noun 1. a noble family of Italy founded by Alberto Azzo II (996–1097), who was invested with the town of Este in NE Italy as a fief of […]
noun 1. a summer resort in N Colorado.
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