ethyl carbamate

[ kahr-buh-meyt, kahr-bam-eyt ]
/ ˈkɑr bəˌmeɪt, kɑrˈbæm eɪt /

noun Chemistry.


Nearby words

  1. ethyl acetate,
  2. ethyl alcohol,
  3. ethyl aminobenzoate,
  4. ethyl butyrate,
  5. ethyl caproate,
  6. ethyl cellulose,
  7. ethyl chloride,
  8. ethyl enanthate,
  9. ethyl ether,
  10. ethyl group

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British Dictionary definitions for ethyl carbamate

ethyl carbamate

noun

a colourless odourless crystalline ester that is used in the manufacture of pesticides, fungicides, and pharmaceuticals. Formula: CO(NH 2)OC 2 H 5Also called: urethane
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Science definitions for ethyl carbamate

ethyl carbamate

[ kärbə-māt′ ]

See urethane.
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