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: 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: Ether definition is - the rarefied element formerly believed to fill the upper regions of space. How to use ether in a sentence.
Description: Now we are liberal with our innermost secrets, spraying them into the public ether with a generosity our forebears could not have imagined. Where we once sent love letters in a sealed envelope, or stuck photographs of our children in a family album, now such private material is despatched to servers and clouds operated by people we don't know and will never meet.
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 translation in English-Greek dictionary. (archaic, physics, uncountable) A substance ( aether) once thought to fill all space that allowed Electromagnetic waves to pass through it and interact with matter, without exerting any resistance to matter or energy (disproved by Einstein in his Theory of Relativity).
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Description: Ethereum is an open source, public, blockchain-based distributed computing platform and operating system featuring smart contract (scripting) functionality. It supports a modified version of Nakamoto consensus via transaction-based state transitions.. Ether is the cryptocurrency generated by the Ethereum platform as a reward to mining nodes for computations performed and is the only currency ...
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