Ester vs Ethylxanthate - What's the difference?

ester | ethylxanthate |


As nouns the difference between ester and ethylxanthate

is that ester is ester while ethylxanthate is (organic compound) the ethyl ester of xanthic acid.

ester

English

(wikipedia ester)

Noun

(en noun)
  • (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.
  • Derived terms

    * esterification * esterify * jojoba ester * silicon ester

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    ethylxanthate

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (organic compound) the ethyl ester of xanthic acid