ethenyl eth·e·nyl (ěth’ə-nĭl)
[eth-een] /ˈɛθ in/ noun, Chemistry. 1. (def 2). /ˈɛθiːn/ noun 1. the technical name for ethylene ethene eth·ene (ěth’ēn’) n. See ethylene. ethene (ěth’ēn’) See ethylene.
[ee-ther] /ˈi θər/ noun 1. Also called diethyl ether, diethyl oxide, ethyl ether, ethyl oxide, sulfuric ether. Chemistry, Pharmacology. a colorless, highly volatile, flammable liquid, C 4 H 10 O, having an aromatic odor and sweet, burning taste, derived from ethyl alcohol by the action of sulfuric acid: used as a solvent and, formerly, as […]
[eth-uh-fon] /ˈɛθ əˌfɒn/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a solid compound, C 2 H 6 ClO 3 P, used as a growth regulator to accelerate the ripening of tomatoes, citrus fruit, apples, and other crops.
[ih-theer-ee-uh l] /ɪˈθɪər i əl/ adjective 1. light, airy, or tenuous: an ethereal world created through the poetic imagination. 2. extremely delicate or refined: ethereal beauty. 3. heavenly or celestial: gone to his ethereal home. 4. of or relating to the upper regions of space. 5. Chemistry. pertaining to, containing, or resembling . /ɪˈθɪərɪəl/ adjective […]