methyl butyl ketone

methyl butyl ketone

[′meth·əl ′byüd·əl ′kē‚tōn]
(organic chemistry)
CH3COC4H9 A liquid boiling at 127°C; soluble in water, alcohol, and ether; used as a solvent. Also known as propylacetone.
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It couldcontain one or two ESTERS: ethyl acetate and n-propylacetate -- also possibly one or more of three KETONES:acetone, methyl ethyl ketone, and methyl butyl ketone.