of, relating to, or characteristic of the ethyl group.
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It burns with a blue colour, and is easily decomposed at 24°, splitting up into ethylic alcohol and hydric sulphide.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection | Alexander Wynter Blyth
The hot ethylic alcohol solution will, on cooling, also gelatinise, but a stronger solution is required.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection | Alexander Wynter Blyth
Ether is a volatile liquid prepared from ethylic alcohol by interaction with sulphuric acid.Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology | W. G. Aitchison Robertson
In my hands ethylic alcohol and other bodies of the same group; viz.Alcohol: A Dangerous and Unnecessary Medicine, How and Why | Martha M. Allen
The formation of common ether indicates ethylic alcohol, and from the amount formed the proportion of alcohol may be determined.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II | Arnold Cooley