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Ethyl group

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In chemistry, an ethyl group is an alkyl substituent derived from ethane (C2H6). [1]

23 relations: Abbreviation, Aether (mythology), Alkyl, Bromoethane, Carbon, Chemical formula, Chemistry, Ethane, Ethyl acetate, Ethylene, Friedrich Wöhler, Functional group, Hydrogen, Hyle, IUPAC nomenclature of organic chemistry, Jöns Jacob Berzelius, Justus von Liebig, Methoxyethane, Polystyrene, Styrene, Substituent, Topicity, Triethyloxonium tetrafluoroborate.


An abbreviation (from Latin brevis, meaning short) is a shortened form of a word or phrase.

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Aether (mythology)

In Greek mythology, Aether (Αἰθήρ Aither) was one of the primordial deities.

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In organic chemistry, an alkyl substituent is an alkane missing one hydrogen.

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Bromoethane, also known as ethyl bromide, is a chemical compound of the haloalkanes group.

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Carbon (from carbo "coal") is a chemical element with symbol C and atomic number 6.

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Chemical formula

A chemical formula is a way of presenting information about the chemical proportions of atoms that constitute a particular chemical compound or molecule, using chemical element symbols, numbers, and sometimes also other symbols, such as parentheses, dashes, brackets, commas and plus (+) and minus (−) signs.

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Chemistry is the scientific discipline involved with compounds composed of atoms, i.e. elements, and molecules, i.e. combinations of atoms: their composition, structure, properties, behavior and the changes they undergo during a reaction with other compounds.

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Ethane is an organic chemical compound with chemical formula.

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Ethyl acetate

Ethyl acetate (systematically ethyl ethanoate, commonly abbreviated EtOAc or EA) is the organic compound with the formula, simplified to.

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Ethylene (IUPAC name: ethene) is a hydrocarbon which has the formula or H2C.

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Friedrich Wöhler

Friedrich Wöhler (31 July 1800 – 23 September 1882) was a German chemist, best known for his synthesis of urea, but also the first to isolate several chemical elements.

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Functional group

In organic chemistry, functional groups are specific substituents or moieties within molecules that are responsible for the characteristic chemical reactions of those molecules.

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Hydrogen is a chemical element with symbol H and atomic number 1.

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In philosophy, hyle (from ὕλη) refers to matter or stuff.

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IUPAC nomenclature of organic chemistry

In chemical nomenclature, the IUPAC nomenclature of organic chemistry is a systematic method of naming organic chemical compounds as recommended by the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC).

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Jöns Jacob Berzelius

Baron Jöns Jacob Berzelius (20 August 1779 – 7 August 1848), named by himself and contemporary society as Jacob Berzelius, was a Swedish chemist.

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Justus von Liebig

Justus Freiherr von Liebig (12 May 1803 – 18 April 1873) was a German chemist who made major contributions to agricultural and biological chemistry, and was considered the founder of organic chemistry.

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Methoxyethane, also known as ethyl methyl ether, is an ethyl group with a bonded methoxy.

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Polystyrene (PS) is a synthetic aromatic hydrocarbon polymer made from the monomer styrene.

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Styrene, also known as ethenylbenzene, vinylbenzene, and phenylethene, is an organic compound with the chemical formula C6H5CH.

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In organic chemistry and biochemistry, a substituent is an atom or group of atoms which replaces one or more hydrogen atoms on the parent chain of a hydrocarbon, becoming a moiety of the resultant new molecule.

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In stereochemistry, topicity is the stereochemical relationship between substituents and the structure to which they are attached.

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Triethyloxonium tetrafluoroborate

Triethyloxonium tetrafluoroborate is the organic oxonium compound with the formula BF4.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ethyl_group

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