polyether

[ pol-ee-ee-ther ]
/ ˌpɒl iˈi θər /

noun Chemistry.

a polymeric ether.

Nearby words

  1. polyergic,
  2. polyester,
  3. polyesthesia,
  4. polyestrous,
  5. polyethene,
  6. polyethnic,
  7. polyethylene,
  8. polyethylene glycol,
  9. polyfoam,
  10. polyfunctional

Origin of polyether

First recorded in 1920–25; poly- + ether

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