Ester vs Orsellinate - What's the difference?

ester | orsellinate |


As nouns the difference between ester and orsellinate

is that ester is ester while orsellinate is (organic chemistry) any salt or ester of orsellinic 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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    orsellinate

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (organic chemistry) Any salt or ester of orsellinic acid
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