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ac·e·tone

 (ăs′ĭ-tōn′)
n.
A colorless, volatile, extremely flammable liquid ketone, C3H6O, widely used as an organic solvent. It is one of the ketone bodies that accumulate in the blood and urine when fat is being metabolized.

ac′e·ton′ic (-tŏn′ĭk) adj.
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acetone

(ˈæsɪˌtəʊn)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a colourless volatile flammable pungent liquid, miscible with water, used in the manufacture of chemicals and as a solvent and thinner for paints, varnishes, and lacquers. Formula: CH3COCH3. Systematic name: propanone
[C19: from German Azeton, from aceto- + -one]
acetonic adj
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ac•e•tone

(ˈæs ɪˌtoʊn)

n.
a volatile, flammable liquid, C3H6O, used in paints and varnishes, as a solvent, and in organic synthesis.
[1830–40]
ac`e•ton′ic (-ˈtɒn ɪk) adj.
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ac·e·tone

(ăs′ĭ-tōn′)
A colorless, extremely flammable liquid, C3H6O, that is widely used as a solvent, for example in nail-polish remover.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.acetone - the simplest ketoneacetone - the simplest ketone; a highly inflammable liquid widely used as an organic solvent and as material for making plastics
ketone - any of a class of organic compounds having a carbonyl group linked to a carbon atom in each of two hydrocarbon radicals
dissolvent, dissolver, dissolving agent, resolvent, solvent - a liquid substance capable of dissolving other substances; "the solvent does not change its state in forming a solution"
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Translations
AzetonDimethylketonPropanonAceton
אצטון
aceton
acetonă

acetone

[ˈæsɪtəʊn] Nacetona f
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acetone

[ˈæsɪtəʊn] nacétone f
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acetone

nAceton nt, → Azeton nt
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acetone

[ˈæsɪtəʊn] nacetone m
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ac·e·tone

n. acetona, sustancia fragante usada como solvente y que se observa en cantidad excesiva en casos de diabetes.
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acetone

n acetona
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References in periodicals archive ?
Total chlorophyll for fresh leaves (mg/g), where the total chorophyll was extracted from the fresh leaves of each sample by aceton (80%).
They determined that the compounds are Germacrene-D (35.68%), [beta]-Caryophyllene (18.08%), Caryophyllene oxide (13.35%), (E)-[beta]-farnesene (7.24%) and hexahydrofarnesyl aceton (6.99%).
It was dissolved in pure methanol, and precipitated upon addition of aceton. It was neutralized by filtration over cation-exchange resin.
For determination of LC50, dilutions of deltamethrin were prepared in aceton according to recommendations of WHO (2012) and insects (4th, 6th instar larvae and newly emerged adult beetles) were exposed to deltmethrin by filter paper impregnated method recommended by FAO.
On the other hand; the water, chloroform and aceton extract was not active against all tested microorganisms.