Ethyl acetate

What is Ethyl acetate?

Ethyl acetate definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun Chemistry.
a colorless, volatile, flammable liquid, C4H8O2, having a fragrant, fruitlike odor: used chiefly as a scent in the manufacture of perfumes, flavorings, and confections, and as a solvent for paints, varnishes, and lacquers.