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Words nearby diethyl ether
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British Dictionary definitions for diethyl ether
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a formal name for ether (def. 1)
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Medical definitions for diethyl ether
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A pungent, volatile, highly flammable liquid derived from the distillation of ethyl alcohol with sulfuric acid and widely used as an inhalation anesthetic.ethyl ether ethyl oxide sulfuric ether
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Scientific definitions for diethyl ether
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