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Which one of the following is not a use of diethyl ether?

Option: 1

As an anaesthetic

Option: 2

As a refrigerant

Option: 3

As industrial solvent

Option: 4

As an antiseptic

Answers (1)


As we learned


Uses of ether -

1.  Di-isopropyl ether→ in petrol as an antiknock compound

2.  Diethyl ether → anaesthesia



Diethyl ether can not be used as an antiseptic.

Therefore, Option(4) is correct

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Ritika Kankaria

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