ethoxy

[ e-thok-see ]
/ ɛˈθɒk si /

noun Chemistry.

the radical C2H5O−.

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Origin of ethoxy

Also called eth·ox·yl [e-thok-sil] /ɛˈθɒk sɪl/.
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Medical definitions for ethoxy

ethoxy
[ ĕ-thŏksē ]

n.

The univalent radical C2H5O.

adj.

Relating to or containing the ethoxy radical.
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