Description: Ether definition is - the rarefied element formerly believed to fill the upper regions of space. How to use ether in a sentence.
Description: Ether definition, a colorless, highly volatile, flammable liquid, C4H10O, having an aromatic odor and sweet, burning taste, derived from ethyl alcohol by the action of sulfuric acid: used as a solvent and, formerly, as an inhalant anesthetic. See more.
Description: According to ancient and medieval science, aether (Ancient Greek: αἰθήρ, aithḗr), also spelled æther or ether and also called quintessence, is the material that fills the region of the universe above the terrestrial sphere. The concept of aether was used in several theories to explain several natural phenomena, such as the traveling of light and gravity.
Description: Ethers are a class of organic compounds that contain an ether group—an oxygen atom connected to two alkyl or aryl groups. They have the general formula R–O–R′, where R and R′ represent the alkyl or aryl groups. Ethers can again be classified into two varieties: if the alkyl groups are the same on both sides of the oxygen atom, then it is a simple or symmetrical ether, whereas if they ...
Description: Define ether. ether synonyms, ether pronunciation, ether translation, English dictionary definition of ether. an anesthetic; the upper regions of space; the heavens Not to be confused with: either – one or the other: It’s either too hot or too cold. n. 1.
Description: ether definition: 1. a clear liquid used, especially in the past, as an anaesthetic to make people sleep before a…. Learn more.
Description: It makes you behave like the village drunkard in some early irish novel ... total loss of all basic motor skills: blurred vision, no balance, numb tongue---severance of all connection between the body and the brain. Which is intresting, because the brain continues to function more or less normally ... You can actually watch your self behaving in this terrible way, but you cant control it.
Description: The song contains the lines “I fuck with your soul like ether” and “That ether, that shit that make your soul burn slow”. Verb . ether (third-person singular simple present ethers, present participle ethering, simple past and past participle ethered) (transitive, slang) To viciously humiliate or insult. Synonyms: see Thesaurus: abash
Description: ‘The animals were anesthetized with diethyl ether, and their abdomens were opened by a midline incision.’ ‘Although ether was once a popular anesthesia agent, its use is now strongly discouraged.’ ‘To knock someone out, ether would have to be applied in a highly concentrated form (such as an ether-soaked rag).’
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