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ethoxide

[eth-ok-sahyd]
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noun Chemistry.
  1. ethylate.

Origin of ethoxide

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British Dictionary definitions for ethoxide

ethoxide

noun
  1. any of a class of saltlike compounds with the formula MOC 2 H 5, where M is a metal atomAlso called: ethylate

Word Origin

C20: from ethox (yl) (from eth (yl) + ox (ygen) + -yl) + -ide
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