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By furthering the use of ethanol, farmers are presented with the opportunity to produce a cash crop by collecting their agricultural wastes.
Richard Lugar

Meaning of "ethanol" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ETHANOL

ethanol  [ˈɛθəˌnɒl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ETHANOL

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preposition
conjunction
determiner
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Ethanol is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ETHANOL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

ethanol

Ethanol

Ethanol /ˈɛθənɒl/, also called ethyl alcohol /ˈɛθɪl/, pure alcohol, is a volatile, flammable, colorless liquid with the structural formula CH 3CH 2OH, often abbreviated as C 2H 5OH or C 2H 6O. Ethanol is a psychoactive drug and is one of the oldest recreational drugs still used by humans. Ethanol can cause alcohol intoxication when consumed. Best known as the type of alcohol found in alcoholic beverages, it is also used in thermometers, as a solvent, and as a fuel. In common usage, it is often referred to simply as alcohol or spirits.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ETHANOL


allopurinol
ˌæləʊˈpjʊərɪˌnɒl
butanol
ˈbjuːtəˌnɒl
eugenol
ˈjuːdʒɪˌnɒl
flavanol
ˈfleɪvəˌnɒl
flavonol
ˈfleɪvəˌnɒl
hexylresorcinol
ˌhɛksɪlrɪˈzɔːsɪˌnɒl
isoproterenol
ˌaɪsəʊprəˈtɜːrəˌnɒl
mestranol
ˈmɛstrəˌnɒl
methanol
ˈmɛθəˌnɒl
nitinol
ˈnɪtɪˌnɒl
orcinol
ˈɔːsɪˌnɒl
panthenol
ˈpænθɪˌnɒl
pentanol
ˈpentəˌnɒl
propanol
ˈprəʊpəˌnɒl
resorcinol
rɪˈzɔːsɪˌnɒl
retinol
ˈrɛtɪˌnɒl
tribromoethanol
traɪˌbrəʊməʊˈɛθəˌnɒl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ETHANOL

eth
Eth.
ethal
ethambutol
ethanal
ethane
ethanedioic acid
ethanediol
ethanoate
ethanoic acid
ethanolamine
ethanoyl
ethanoyl chloride
ethe
Ethelbert
Ethelred I
Ethelred II
Ethelwulf
ethene
etheostomine

WORDS THAT END LIKE ETHANOL

aminophenol
bioethanol
cannabinol
dinitrophenol
enol
espanol
Grand Guignol
hydroquinol
indophenol
methylphenol
octanol
Pagnol
pentachlorophenol
polyphenol
quinol
Rohypnol
rosinol
stanol
trinitrophenol
xylenol

Synonyms and antonyms of ethanol in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ethanol» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ETHANOL

Find out the translation of ethanol to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ethanol from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ethanol» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

乙醇
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

etanol
570 millions of speakers

English

ethanol
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

इथेनॉल
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الإيثانول
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

этанол
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

etanol
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ইথানল
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

l´éthanol
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Etanol
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Ethanol
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

エタノール
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

에탄올
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Etanol
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ethanol
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

எத்தனால்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

इथेनॉल
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

etanol
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

etanolo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

etanol
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

етанол
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

etanol
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αιθανόλη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

etanol
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

etanol
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

etanol
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ethanol

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ETHANOL»

The term «ethanol» is very widely used and occupies the 17.736 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ETHANOL» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «ethanol» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «ethanol» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ethanol

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10 QUOTES WITH «ETHANOL»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word ethanol.
1
Rob Corddry
Ethanol is, in its pure form, just as much of a sham as oil.
2
Jim Costa
But we must take other steps, such as increasing conservation, developing an ethanol industry, and increasing CAFE standards if we are to make our country safer by cutting our reliance on foreign oil.
3
Lane Evans
Ethanol has reduced our nation's dependence on imported energy, created thousands of jobs, reduced air pollution, and increased energy security. And renewable fuels cost less at the pump. It is a growth fuel that fuels opportunities for millions of Americans.
4
David Friedman
Corn ethanol can help in the short term, but it has serious limitations, and none of this is going to work if we don't dramatically improve the efficiency of our cars and trucks.
5
Jeff Goodell
Ethanol doesn't burn cleaner than gasoline, nor is it cheaper.
6
Bobby Jindal
We should increase our development of alternative fuels, taking advantage of renewable resources, like using corn and sugar to produce ethanol or soybeans to produce biodiesel.
7
Mark Kennedy
Ethanol and biodiesel allow people to burn a cleaner form of energy.
8
Vinod Khosla
Certain food-based biofuels like biodiesel have always been a bad idea. Others like corn ethanol have served a useful purpose and essentially are obsoleting themselves.
9
Richard Lugar
By furthering the use of ethanol, farmers are presented with the opportunity to produce a cash crop by collecting their agricultural wastes.
10
Richard Lugar
Ethanol is a premier, high performance fuel. It has tremendous environmental benefits and is a key component to energy independence for our country.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ETHANOL»

Discover the use of ethanol in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ethanol and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Alcohol Fuel: A Guide to Making and Using Ethanol as a ...
The essential how-to book on making and using ethanol as an alternative renewable fuel.
Richard Freudenberger, 2013
2
Corn Ethanol: Who Pays? Who Benefits?
"Ken Glozer provides a factual evaluation of the major claims made by those who have advocated an ethanol policy for the past thirty years and answers a number of important questions.
Ken G. Glozer, 2011
3
Gasoline, Diesel and Ethanol Biofuels from Grasses and Plants
This book strives to serve as a comprehensive document presenting various technological pathways and environmental and economic issues related to biofuels.
Ram B. Gupta, Ayhan Demirbas, 2010
4
Sustainable ethanol: biofuels, biorefineries, cellulosic ...
In this resource, the authors uncover the benefits and limitations of North America's fuel ethanol industry.
Jeffrey Goettemoeller, Adrian Goettemoeller, 2007
5
Pressure Swing Adsorption Process for Ethanol Dehydration
A general purpose package for the simulation of cyclic PSA process was developed.
Marian Simo, 2008
6
Factors Affecting Starch Conversion to Ethanol in Dry Grind ...
Factors affecting corn starch conversion to ethanol were evaluated to investigate the lack of correlation between ethanol concentration and corn starch content in dry grind corn process.
Vivek Sharma, 2007
7
Pharmacological Effects of Ethanol on the Nervous System
This book dissects the effects of ethanol on the major neurotransmitter systems affected by ethanol and correlates these actions with the behavioral consequences.
Richard A. Deitrich, V. Gene Erwin, 1995
8
Ethanol and the Liver: Mechanisms and Management
Coverage includes: Histopathology-fatty liver, alcoholic hepatitis, and cirrhosis Ethanol metabolism and its consequences Mechanisms in the pathogenesis of ALD, including genetics, immunology, and insulin-like growth factors Extrahepatic ...
David Sherman, Ronald Ross Watson, 2003
9
The Economic Impact of the Demand for Ethanol
Ethanol production is the third-largest user of corn, behind only feed & export uses.
Michael Evans, 2000
10
QTL and Candidate Genes Influencing Ethanol Sensitivity in ...
A subset (3-5) of candidate genes identified from quantitative trait loci (QTL) for defensive behavior in honey bees (Apis mellifera L.) are homologous to genes known to influence ethanol sensitivity in other organisms.
Andrew D. Ammons, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ETHANOL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ethanol is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Ethanol supporters tell Congress to keep hands off RFS
The fight over the Renewable Fuel Standard, which mandates the use of biofuels like ethanol, has shifted to the halls of Congress, with farm ... «Lincoln Journal Star, Jul 15»
2
Non-ethanol gasoline is becoming harder to find
TWIN FALLS, Id ( KMVT-TV / KSVT-TV ) Federal regulations are making it harder to find non–ethanol gas, especially in the Magic Valley. «KMVT, Jul 15»
3
Finance Ministry rebuts ex-President's allegation of issuing ethanol
Finance Ministry rebuts ex-President's allegation of issuing ethanol licences ... that the government in 100 days has issued 28 ethanol licences. «The Official Government News Portal of Sri Lanka, Jul 15»
4
Ethanol plant expansion, Pride Pak are Orleans EDA's focus
The ethanol plant is in the final years of a property tax abatement schedule, but has reached full assessment for town, school and county taxes. «The Daily News Online, Jul 15»
5
New data shows EPA's emissions model regarding ethanol is flawed
The Urban Air Initiative hired a certified fuels modeling consulting firm to run the MOVES model by adding various levels of ethanol to gasoline. «Ethanol Producer Magazine, Jul 15»
6
Fill up your car with beer - world's first fuel created with lager
Gull then refined the ethanol and blended it with petroleum to create DB Export Brewtroleum, which burns with less pollutants than regular ... «Daily Star, Jul 15»
7
DOE seeks input on use of biofuels blends in small engines
... modify small engines to utilize ethanol blends greater than 10 percent. It also seeks input on the technical hurdles associated with designing, ... «Ethanol Producer Magazine, Jul 15»
8
ORNL: Unlocking lignin for sustainable biofuel
Biofuel researchers are working to change that, envisioning a future where cellulosic ethanol, an alcohol derived from plant sugars, is as ... «Ethanol Producer Magazine, Jul 15»
9
Pacific Ethanol, Inc. Analyst Price Target Update
Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEIX): The mean estimate for the short term price target for Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEIX) stands at $16.5 ... «Insider Trading Report, Jul 15»
10
Kansas ethanol processors rename their trade group
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas ethanol processors have announced a new name they say better reflects their trade group's mission to promote ... «WIBW, Jul 15»

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