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  • noun

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the fifth and highest element after air and earth and fire and water

any of a class of organic compounds that have two hydrocarbon groups linked by an oxygen atom

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a medium that was once supposed to fill all space and to support the propagation of electromagnetic waves


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2]0H, and sulfone group) and ether bond may be illustrated by two different adsorption schemes as it is shown in Fig.
The presence of the two phenols suggested cleavage of the ether bond of 2,2,4,4-tetrabromodiphenyl ether (BDE-47) and 2,2,4,4,5-pentabromodiphenyl ether (BDE-99), respectively.
Crosslinks are formed primarily by radical coupling reactions that result in a variety of crosslinks including ether bonds, peroxide bonds, and carbon-carbon bonds.
They found resins with both ester and ether bonds prevent agglomeration of metal oxide nanoparticles during processing, thus retaining dispersion and transparency.
50, comprised of a polysaccharide derivative selected from the group of esters or ethers of starch, cellulose, dextrin or a hemicellulose, wherein the substituent is selected from aromatic radicals having 6 to 18 carbon atoms, alicyclic groups having 6 to 12 carbon atoms and at least two conjugated unsaturated bonds, and linear or branched aliphatic hydrocarbyls having at least two conjugated unsaturated bonds, and mixtures of two or more, and wherein the polysaccharide is comprised, in addition to a first substituent comprised of the substituent with conjugated unsaturated bonds, a second substituent bonded by ester or ether bonds to the polysaccharide, wherein the second substituent is comprised of a hydrocarbyl radical derived from a C2-20 aliphatic group.