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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Ethyl \Eth"yl\, n. [Ether + -yl.] (Chem.)
A monatomic, hydrocarbon radical, C2H5 of the paraffin
series, forming the essential radical of ethane, and of
common alcohol and ether.
Ethyl aldehyde. (Chem.) See Aldehyde.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: the univalent hydrocarbon radical C2H5 derived from ethane
by the removal of one hydrogen atom [syn: ethyl, ethyl
group, ethyl radical]
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
19 Moby Thesaurus words for "ethyl":
avgas, crude, crude oil, ethyl gas, fossil oil, gas, gasoline,
high-octane gas, high-test, kerosene, lead-free gas, low-lead gas,
motor oil, paraffin, petrol, petroleum, premium gas, regular,
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