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ethyl sulfide

noun Chemistry.
  1. a colorless, oily, slightly water-soluble liquid, C4H10S, having a garliclike odor: used chiefly as a solvent for certain salts and in organic synthesis.
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Also called eth·yl·thi·o·e·ther [eth-uh l-thahy-oh-ee-ther] /ˌɛθ əlˌθaɪ oʊˈi θər/, eth·yl·thi·o·eth·ane [eth-uh l-thahy-oh-eth-eyn] /ˌɛθ əlˌθaɪ oʊˈɛθ eɪn/.
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