ethylsulphuric acid definition

  • noun:
    • An acid sulphate of ethyl, H.C2H5.SO4, produced as a thick liquid by the activity of sulphuric acid on alcohol.
  • adjective:
    • an acid sulphate of ethyl, H.C2H5.SO4, produced as a thick fluid because of the activity of sulphiric acid on liquor. It's the energetic catalytic representative in the process of etherification.
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