2-propanone


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2-propanone

[¦tü ′prō·pə‚nōn]
(organic chemistry)
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(Orchidaceae), produced a unique mixture of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) including sabinene (a monoterpene with a peppery odor), 1-butanol, 3-methyl; benzeneethanol; 1-propanol, 2-methyl, and 2-propanone [93].
Chemists still use the word acetone rather than propanone, dimethylketone, 2-propanone, or propanone-2 for a common solvent that many of us have used.