hypnone
Acetophenone Ac`e*to*phe"none (-f[=e]"n[=o]n), n. [Acetic + phenyl + one.] (Chem.) A crystalline ketone, {CH3.CO.C6H5}, which may be obtained by the dry distillation of a mixture of the calcium salts of acetic and benzoic acids. It is used as a hypnotic under the name of {hypnone}. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • hypnone — /hip nohn/, n. Chem. acetophenone. [1885 90; < F; see HYPN , ONE] * * * …   Universalium

  • hypnone — hyp·none hip .nōn n ACETOPHENONE …   Medical dictionary

  • hypnone — hyp·none …   English syllables

  • hypnone — ˈhipˌnōn noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary hypn + one; originally formed in French : acetophenone …   Useful english dictionary

  • Acetophenone — Ac e*to*phe none ( f[=e] n[=o]n), n. [Acetic + phenyl + one.] (Chem.) A crystalline ketone, {CH3.CO.C6H5}, which may be obtained by the dry distillation of a mixture of the calcium salts of acetic and benzoic acids. It is used as a hypnotic under …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • CH3COC6H5 — Acetophenone Ac e*to*phe none ( f[=e] n[=o]n), n. [Acetic + phenyl + one.] (Chem.) A crystalline ketone, {CH3.CO.C6H5}, which may be obtained by the dry distillation of a mixture of the calcium salts of acetic and benzoic acids. It is used as a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • acetophenone — /euh see toh feuh nohn , as i toh /, n. Chem. a colorless liquid, C8H8O, having a sweet odor: used chiefly as a scent in the manufacture of perfume. Also called acetylbenzene, hypnone, phenyl methyl ketone. [1870 75; ACETO + PHEN + ONE] * * * ▪… …   Universalium

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