[e-thahyn-l-ey-shuh n] /ɛˌθaɪn lˈeɪ ʃən/
the process of introducing the ethynyl group into a compound.
noun, Chemistry. 1. the univalent group HC=C−, derived from acetylene.
1. extraterrestrial intelligence.
[et-ik] /ˈɛt ɪk/ adjective, Linguistics. 1. pertaining to or being the raw data of a language or other area of behavior, without considering the data as significant units functioning within a system. 1. a suffix used in the formation of adjectives: eidetic. adj. 1954, coined by U.S. linguist K.L. Pike (1912-2000) from ending of phonetic. […]
[ee-tik-it] /ˈiˌtɪk ɪt/ noun 1. an electronic record confirming the purchase of a seat on an airline flight: Present your e-ticket to receive your boarding pass. noun an electronic record that takes the place of a conventional printed ticket, a paperless ticket created on the Internet; also called electronic ticket Word Origin e(lectronic) + ticket […]