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acetone

(ăs`ĭtōn),

dimethyl ketone

(dīmĕth`əl kē`tōn), or

2-propanone

(prō`pənōn), CH3COCH3, colorless, flammable liquid. Acetone melts at −94.8°C; and boils at 56.2°C;. It is the simplest aliphatic ketoneketone
, any of a class of organic compounds that contain the carbonyl group, C=O, and in which the carbonyl group is bonded only to carbon atoms. The general formula for a ketone is RCOR′, where R and R′ are alkyl or aryl groups.
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. Acetone is widely used in industry as a solvent for numerous organic substances and is a component of most paint and varnish removers. It is used in the manufacture of synthetic resins and fillers, smokeless powders (e.g., cordite), and numerous other organic compounds. Acetone is produced commercially chiefly by catalytic dehydrogenation of isopropanol.

Acetone

A solvent which evaporates quickly; used in paint removers, thinners, and lacquers.

acetone

[′as·ə‚tōn]
(organic chemistry)
CH3COCH3 A colorless, volatile, extremely flammable liquid, miscible with water; used as a solvent and reagent. Also known as 2-propanone.

acetone

A highly flammable solvent which evaporates rapidly; used in lacquers, paint removers, thinners, etc.

acetone

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
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The [[Re.sub.2][O.sub.3][L.sub.4][(SCN).sub.2][(N[H.sub.3]).sub.2]] [Cl.sub.2].3[H.sub.2]O and [ReO[L.sub.2][([SCNHN[H.sub.2]).sub.2] N[H.sub.2]] [H.sub.2]O complexes were respectively synthesized from their base components [ReO[L.sub.2][(SCN).sub.2]Cl]3[H.sub.2]O by treating 1g of this complex for 30 minutes with gaseous ammonia in a descicator and the second complex was synthesized by dissolving 2.0g of the base complex in 200ml aceton, then gaseous ammonia was passed through this solution for two hours.
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Zur Wertung erh6hter Spiegel von GGT, CDT, Methanol, Aceton and Isopropanol im Blut alkoholauffMliger Kraftfahrer.
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On the other hand the ethanol extract for chlorella marina showed more activity against Staphylococcus aureus and Serratiam arcescens 10 mm diameter of inhibition zone during 12the day of incubation at aerated condition in F/2 medium, while the aceton extract for Nevicula f.
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