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In chemistry, esters are chemical compounds derived from an acid (organic or inorganic) in which at least one –OH (hydroxyl) group is replaced by an –O–alkyl  ...

an introduction to esters - Chemguide

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Esters are derived from carboxylic acids. A carboxylic acid contains the -COOH group, and in an ester the hydrogen in this group is replaced by a hydrocarbon ...

ester | chemical compound | Britannica.com

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Jul 7, 2015 ... Ester, any of a class of organic compounds that react with water to produce alcohols and organic or inorganic acids. Esters derived from ...

Ester | Definition of Ester by Merriam-Webster

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any of a class of often fragrant organic compounds that can be represented by the formula RCOOR′ and that are usually formed by the reaction between an ...

ESTER International Program - Posthumus Institute - History ...

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ESTER announces its annual Research Design Course for PhD students in Economic and Social History on 19-21 October 2016 in Pisa, Italy. The Research  ...

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Esters

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Esters are made by reacting an alcohol with an organic acid. They are used in perfumes, and as solvents. Some perfume ingredients are natural, while others ...

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ester partegàs · work · site specific · editions · books · Press · about · contact. SEARCH. Search for: The source The Passerby Untitled (containers and labels) ...

Benzyl Esters - Organic Chemistry Portal

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Benzyl esters. T. W. Green, P. G. M. Wuts, Protective Groups in Organic Synthesis , Wiley-Interscience, New York, 1999, 372-381, 415-419, 728-731. Stability ...

Malonic Ester Synthesis - Organic Chemistry Portal

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Malonic Ester Synthesis. Malonic esters are more acidic than simple esters, so that alkylations can be carried out via enolate formation promoted by relatively ...

ester - Wiktionary

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From Old French ester, from Vulgar Latin *estō, from Classical Latin stō (cf. also the juridical Medieval Latin senses), from Proto-Indo-European *steh₂-.

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preparation of esters - Chemguide

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Describes ways of making esters from alcohols or phenols.

Ester | Define Ester at Dictionary.com

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Ester definition, a compound produced by the reaction between an acid and an alcohol with the elimination of a molecule of water, as ethyl acetate, C 4 H 8 O 2 ...

BBC - GCSE Bitesize Science - Esters : Revision

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A secondary school revision resource for AQA GCSE Triple Science about chemistry: Esters.