ester ester  /ˈɛ stər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) formed by reaction between an acid and an alcohol with elimination of water

Usage(s):

  1. The drug: dimethyl-carbamic ester of 3-hydroxyphenyl-trimethyl ammonium methyl-sulphate, a chemical compound which has been telescoped to prostigmin.
  2. There they led normal lives, received the expensive treatment of ethyl ester.
  3. The medium used is a fast-drying chemical, silicon ester, which may be applied to the wall when it is either wet or dry.

News

  1. Esther Kennedy retires from Spirit Mountain Retreat

    Trisha Clark (left), president, and Kathy Halkin (center), secretary, thank Ester Kennedy for her stewardship as director of Spirit Mountain Retreat at a retirement party honoring her Sunday, June 2.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Idyllwild Town Crier

  2. New walkway

    City workers smooth out a new walk connecting the StoneBrook subdivision with Deaderick Road. Pictured, clockwise from bottom left, are Darin Flenoy, Terence Winfrey, Wayne Ester and Jackie Walker. Photo by David Nichol.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Forrest City Times-Herald

  3. Jacque Waller Laid to Rest

    PARK HILLS, MO. (KTVI) – It was a somber day as family and friends who gathered at Ester Baptist church...
    on June 9, 2013     Source: FOX 2 News St. Louis

Quotes

  1. "The odor in New York City was an ester associated with fenugreek seed processing," Bloomberg said Thursday morning. "The Health Department confirmed that the odor does not prose a health risk."
    on Feb 5, 2009 By: Michael Bloomberg Source: MarketWatch (press release)

  2. "To this day, people are still talking about the Coral Casino's parties of the 30s, 40s, 50s -- complete with antidotes of Errol Flynn's swan dives, Marlon Brando's secret cigar smoking spots, and Ester Williams Aquacades," said Ty Warner ....
    on Oct 2, 2008 By: Ty Warner Source: Earthtimes (press release)

  3. "I did not give any special order regarding Maoz Ester," Barak said, "the evacuation was carried out within the framework of the general guidelines I had instated, according to which any new outpost must be dismantled immediately. We have an...
    on May 21, 2009 By: Ehud Barak Source: Ynetnews

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