[kap-roh-eyt] /ˈkæp roʊˌeɪt/
a colorless to yellow liquid, soluble in alcohol or ether, C 8 H 16 O 2 , used chiefly in artificial fruit essences and organic synthesis.
[kahr-buh-meyt, kahr-bam-eyt] /ˈkɑr bəˌmeɪt, kɑrˈbæm eɪt/ noun, Chemistry. 1. (def 2). noun 1. a colourless odourless crystalline ester that is used in the manufacture of pesticides, fungicides, and pharmaceuticals. Formula: CO(NH2)OC2H5 Also called urethane ethyl carbamate (kär’bə-māt’) See urethane.
noun, Chemistry. 1. an ethyl ether of cellulose, in the form of white granules obtained from the treatment of wood pulp with alkali: used in plastics and lacquers.
noun, Chemistry. 1. a flammable gas, C 2 H 5 Cl, used as a refrigerant, solvent, and anesthetic. ethyl chloride n. A chemical compound that is a gas at room temperature and a colorless, volatile, flammable or explosive liquid under high pressure. It is used as a local anesthetic, a potent inhalation anesthetic, a refrigerant, […]
[eth-uh l-dahy-klawr-oh-ahr-seen, -klohr-] /ˌɛθ əl daɪˌklɔr oʊˈɑr sin, -ˌkloʊr-/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a colorless, volatile, poisonous liquid, C 2 H 5 AsCl 2 , having an irritating, fruitlike odor: formerly used as a blister gas.