allylacetone

allylacetone

[‚al·əl′as·ə‚tōn]
(organic chemistry)
CH2CHCH2CH2COCH3 A colorless liquid, soluble in water and organic solvents; used in pharmaceutical synthesis, perfumes, fungicides, and insecticides.
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