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n.1.(Chem.) Methyl ketol; also, any of various homologues of the same.
1.a trade name used at different times to represent different substances, as hydroxyacetone, acetylsalicylic acid, acetal, diethyl aldehyde, or cellulose acetate.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Researchers operated on synthesizing two toothed ligand an -O and -N donor schiff base reinforced (C8H8)n medium by reacting together amino methylated polystyrene cross linked divinilbenzene and acetol and the compounds were categorized through elemental microanalysis, spectroscopic methods [7].
Liu, "Direct conversion of cellulose into acetol on bimetallic Ni-Sn[O.sub.x]/[Al.sub.2][O.sub.3] catalysts," Journal of Molecular Catalysis A: Chemical, vol.
1: Reactions in the model containing AKR7A2 in the Gene-Protein-Reaction rules Reaction IDs are those from Recon 2 Reaction ID Reaction name ALR2 Aldose reductase (methylglyosal) ALR3 Aldose reductase (acetol) SBTR D-sorbitol reductase ARABR Arabinose reductase LALDO2x D-Lactaldehyde:NAD+ 1-oxidoreductase PPDOx Propane-1,2-diol:NAD+ 1-oxidoreductase Reaction ID GPR rule GPR rule (gene ID) ALR2 (8574.1) or (10327.1) or AKR7A2 or AKR1A1 or AKR1B1 (231.1) or (10327.2) ALR3 (8574.1) or (10327.1) or AKR7A2 or AKR1A1 or AKR1B1 (231.1) or (10327.2) SBTR (8574.1) or (10327.1) or AKR7A2 or AKR1A1 or AKR1B1 (231.1) or (10327.2) ARABR (8574.1) AKR7A2 LALDO2x (8574.1) AKR7A2 PPDOx (8574.1) AKR7A2 Tab.