etherify

verb
change into an ether
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etherify an alcohol

Derivationally related forms: ↑ether
Topics: ↑chemistry, ↑chemical science
Hypernyms: ↑change state, ↑turn
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Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • etherify — [ē ther′ə fī΄, ither′ə fī΄; ē′thərfī΄] vt. etherified, etherifying to change (an alcohol) into ether etherification n …   English World dictionary

  • etherify — etherification, n. /i ther euh fuy , ee theuhr /, v.t., etherified, etherifying. Chem. to convert into an ether. [1855 60; ETHER + IFY] * * * …   Universalium

  • etherify — verb To convert (an alcohol etc) into an ether …   Wiktionary

  • etherify — v. change into an ether (Chemistry) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • etherify — ether·i·fy …   English syllables

  • etherify — /ˈiθərəfaɪ/ (say eethuhruhfuy), /iˈθɛrəfaɪ/ (say ee theruhfuy) verb (t) (etherified, etherifying) Chemistry to convert into an ether. –etherification /iˌθɛrəfəˈkeɪʃən/ (say ee.theruhfuh kayshuhn), noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • etherification — See etherify. * * * …   Universalium

  • aerate — Synonyms and related words: aerify, air, air out, air condition, air cool, airify, atomize, beat, carbonate, chlorinate, cream, cross ventilate, distill, emit, etherify, etherize, evaporate, exhale, fan, fluidize, foam, fractionate, freshen,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • atomize — Synonyms and related words: ablate, abrade, accelerate, activate, adduce, aerate, aerify, analyze, anatomize, beat, bombard, bray, break into pieces, break to pieces, break up, brecciate, carbonate, change, chlorinate, chop logic, circumstantiate …   Moby Thesaurus

  • carbonate — Synonyms and related words: acetify, acidify, acidulate, aerate, aerify, alkalify, alkalize, atomize, borate, catalyze, chemical, chlorinate, distill, electrolyze, emit, etherify, etherize, evaporate, exhale, ferment, fluidize, fractionate, fume …   Moby Thesaurus

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