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Ethers are compounds with the general formula ROR’ (e.g., CH3CH2OCH2CH3).
Properties of Ethers
Ethers are polar molecules. Compared to alcohols, ethers have very low boiling points mainly because they cannot form hydrogen bonds (intermolecular). The boiling points of ethers are close to alkanes of comparable weights. Ethers are not very reactive.

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