English to Afrikaans Meaning :: ether

Ether :
- eter

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Noun(1) the fifth and highest element after air and earth and fire and water; was believed to be the substance composing all heavenly bodies(2) any of a class of organic compounds that have two hydrocarbon groups linked by an oxygen atom(3) a medium that was once supposed to fill all space and to support the propagation of electromagnetic waves(4) a colorless volatile highly flammable liquid formerly used as an inhalation anesthetic

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(1) the motion of the planets would be retarded by the ether through which they moved(2) Maxwell believed electromagnetic waves such as light to be vibrations in the ether .(3) I am curious as to exactly when scientists found out that space is a vacuum and not made up of ether ?(4) methyl t -butyl ether(5) By 1900 the concept of the ether as a material substance was being questioned.(6) Although ether was once a popular anesthesia agent, its use is now strongly discouraged.(7) choral evensong still wafts across the ether(8) A controlled mind is like clear ether which the radiance of the sun can shine through.(9) nasty gases and smoke disperse into the ether(10) When you work in television and radio what you do disappears into the ether , so it is very rewarding to do something with a longer shelf life.(11) That really did concern me, because if New Zealanders are not pricking up their ears to listen to a wide range of programming on National Radio, then it is just broadcasting into the ether , and there really is not that much point to it.(12) The album leads the listener through a sonic tour of the ether on a radio ship picking up the most interesting sound tidbits floating about, bouncing around and intermingling with each other.(13) I don't know if any Americans are listening right now but I feel bound to make my small stamp on the ether on polling day.(14) To knock someone out, ether would have to be applied in a highly concentrated form (such as an ether-soaked rag).(15) The etheric body absorbs, assimilates and distributes energy via centres called ÔÇÿChakrasÔÇÖ.(16) Humans - and everything that has ÔÇÿlifeÔÇÖ - have an etheric body which looks identical to the physical body but functions at a higher frequency.
Related Words
(1) diethyl ether ::
(2) ethyl ether ::
ethyl eter
(3) dimethyl ether ::
dimetiel eter
1. ethyl ether ::
ethyl eter
2. aether ::
3. quintessence ::
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Get it? She doesn\'t like glycol ether.

Get it? She doesn't like glycol ETHER.

The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 1

Ahem. \

Ahem. "I don't care for perchloroethylene and I don't like glycol ETHER."

The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 1

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