noun. ['ˈɛstɝ'] formed by reaction between an acid and an alcohol with elimination of water.
- ethyl acetate
- glyceryl ester
- cyclohexanol phthalate
- organic compound
- cellulose ester
Words that Rhyme with Ester
Example sentences of the word ester
1. Noun, singular or mass
Spray the infected lawn or garden area with ester that is specifically designed to kill devil grass.
When you see the word acetate at the end, it means your alpha-tocopherol supplement is in ester form.