Related formsnon·eth·yl, noun
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Acetate of oxide of ethyl, Acetic ether, Pyroligneous ether; ther aceticus, L.
Nitrite of ethyl is best made by passing nitrous acid gas into alcohol.
Pineapple is ethyl butyrate—but the acid part of it (butyric acid) is what gives Limburger cheese its aroma.Creative Chemistry|Edwin E. Slosson
Several substances are known under the name of ethers besides the true ethers or salts of ethyl, and are given below.
Iodum-Miller is a heavy, dark liquid having an odor characteristic of ether (ethyl oxid).