Hexone
Hexone Hex"one, n. [Hex- + -one.] (Chem.) A liquid hydrocarbon, {C6H8}, of the valylene series, obtained from distillation products of certain fats and gums. [1913 Webster]

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  • hexone — [hek′sōn΄] n. [ HEX(A) + ONE] methyl isobutyl ketone, a colorless liquid, (CH3) 2CHCH2COCH3, used as a solvent for paints, gums, and resins, in organic synthesis, etc. adj. designating a group of organic bases containing six carbon atoms in each… …   English World dictionary

  • hexone — /hek sohn/, n. Chem. 1. any of various organic ketones containing six atoms of carbon in the molecule. 2. See methyl isobutyl ketone. [1895 1900; HEX + ONE] * * * …   Universalium

  • hexone — hex·one …   English syllables

  • hexone — ˈhekˌsōn noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary hexa + one; originally formed as German hexon : methyl isobutyl ketone used especially of the technical grade …   Useful english dictionary

  • C6H8 — Hexone Hex one, n. [Hex + one.] (Chem.) A liquid hydrocarbon, {C6H8}, of the valylene series, obtained from distillation products of certain fats and gums. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • HEA — hexone extracted acetone; human erythrocyte antigen …   Medical dictionary

  • HEA — • hexone extracted acetone; • human erythrocyte antigen …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • HHV 1 — Herpes simplex Virus 1/2 TEM Aufnahme des Herpes simplex Virus 1 Systematik Reich: Viren Ordnung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • HHV 2 — Herpes simplex Virus 1/2 TEM Aufnahme des Herpes simplex Virus 1 Systematik Reich: Viren Ordnung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • HSV 1 — Herpes simplex Virus 1/2 TEM Aufnahme des Herpes simplex Virus 1 Systematik Reich: Viren Ordnung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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