Organic acids and derivatives
Carboxylic acids and derivatives
Carboxylic acid derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Carboxylic acid esters
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Carboxylic acid ester - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Ether - Dialkyl ether - Organic oxygen compound - Organic oxide - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organooxygen compound - Carbonyl group - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as carboxylic acid esters. These are carboxylic acid derivatives in which the carbon atom from the carbonyl group is attached to an alkyl or an aryl moiety through an oxygen atom (forming an ester group).