As nouns the difference between ester and ethylxanthate
is that ester
is ester while ethylxanthate
is (organic compound) the ethyl ester of xanthic acid.
(organic chemistry) A compound most often formed by the condensation of an alcohol and an acid, with elimination of water. It contains the functional group carbon-oxygen double bond joined via carbon to another oxygen atom.
* jojoba ester
* silicon ester
(organic compound) the ethyl ester of xanthic acid