Acetonic Ac`e*ton"ic, a. Of or pertaining to acetone; as, acetonic bodies. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • acetonic — adjective see acetone …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • acetonic — adjective /ˈæsɛˌtɒnɪk/ Of, pertaining to, or producing acetone …   Wiktionary

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  • acetonic — ac·e·ton·ic …   English syllables

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  • acetone — acetonic /as i ton ik/, adj. /as i tohn /, n. Chem. a colorless, volatile, water soluble, flammable liquid, C3H6O, usually derived by oxidation of isopropyl alcohol or by bacterial fermentation of carbohydrates: used chiefly in paints and… …   Universalium

  • acetone — noun Etymology: German Azeton, from Latin acetum Date: circa 1839 a volatile fragrant flammable liquid ketone C3H6O used chiefly as a solvent and in organic synthesis and found in abnormal quantities in diabetic urine • acetonic …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • acetone — [as′i tōn΄] n. [ ACET(O) + ONE] a colorless, flammable, volatile liquid, CH3COCH3, used in organic synthesis and as a solvent, esp. in making rayon: it is found in small amounts in normal urine but in greater amounts in diabetic urine acetonic… …   English World dictionary

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