Metacetone
Metacetone Me*tac"e*tone, n. [Pref. met- + acetone.] (Chem.) A colorless liquid of an agreeable odor, {C6H10O}, obtained by distilling a mixture of sugar and lime; -- so called because formerly regarded as a polymeric modification of acetone. [1913 Webster]

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  • C6H10O — Metacetone Me*tac e*tone, n. [Pref. met + acetone.] (Chem.) A colorless liquid of an agreeable odor, {C6H10O}, obtained by distilling a mixture of sugar and lime; so called because formerly regarded as a polymeric modification of acetone. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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