ethyl sulphuric acid
OEnothionic [OE]`no*thi*on"ic, a. [Gr. o'i^nos wine + thionic.] (Chem.) Pertaining to an acid now called {sulphovinic acid} or {ethyl sulphuric acid}. [1913 Webster]

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  • sulphuric ether — Spirit Spir it, n. [OF. espirit, esperit, F. esprit, L. spiritus, from spirare to breathe, to blow. Cf. {Conspire}, {Expire}, {Esprit}, {Sprite}.] 1. Air set in motion by breathing; breath; hence, sometimes, life itself. [Obs.] All of spirit… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sulphuric ether — Ether E ther ([=e] th[ e]r), n. [L. aether, Gr. a iqh r, fr. a i qein to light up, kindle, burn, blaze; akin to Skr. idh, indh, and prob. to E. idle: cf. F. [ e]ther.] [Written also {[ae]ther}.] 1. (Physics) A medium of great elasticity and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ethyl ether — Ether E ther ([=e] th[ e]r), n. [L. aether, Gr. a iqh r, fr. a i qein to light up, kindle, burn, blaze; akin to Skr. idh, indh, and prob. to E. idle: cf. F. [ e]ther.] [Written also {[ae]ther}.] 1. (Physics) A medium of great elasticity and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ethyl oxide — Ether E ther ([=e] th[ e]r), n. [L. aether, Gr. a iqh r, fr. a i qein to light up, kindle, burn, blaze; akin to Skr. idh, indh, and prob. to E. idle: cf. F. [ e]ther.] [Written also {[ae]ther}.] 1. (Physics) A medium of great elasticity and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sulphovinic acid — OEnothionic [OE] no*thi*on ic, a. [Gr. o i^nos wine + thionic.] (Chem.) Pertaining to an acid now called {sulphovinic acid} or {ethyl sulphuric acid}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ethylsulphuric acid — Ethylsulphuric Eth yl*sul*phu rica. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or containing, ethyl and sulphuric acid. [1913 Webster] {Ethylsulphuric acid} (Chem.), an acid sulphate of ethyl, {H.C2H5.SO4}, produced as a thick liquid by the action of sulphiric acid… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ethionic acid — Ethionic Eth i*on ic, a. [Ethyl + thionic.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, derived from, or designating, an acid so called. [1913 Webster] {Ethionic acid} (Chem.), a liquid derivative of ethylsulphuric and sulphuric (thionic) acids, obtained by the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Etherification — E*ther i*fi*ca tion, n. (Chem.) The act or process of making ether; specifically, the process by which a large quantity of alcohol is transformed into ether by the agency of a small amount of sulphuric, or ethyl sulphuric, acid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • OEnothionic — [OE] no*thi*on ic, a. [Gr. o i^nos wine + thionic.] (Chem.) Pertaining to an acid now called {sulphovinic acid} or {ethyl sulphuric acid}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • E number — This article is about the food additive codes. For other uses, see E number (disambiguation). E numbers are number codes for food additives that have been assessed for use within the European Union (the E prefix stands for Europe ).[1] They are… …   Wikipedia

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