Ketone alcohol | definition of ketone alcohol by Medical dictionary
ke·tone al·co·hol (kē'tōn al'kŏ-hōl),
A compound containing a carbonyl or ketone group as well as a hydroxyl group, for example, dihydroxyacetone.
Etymology: Gk, keton + Ar, alkohl, essence
an alcohol containing the ketone group.
ke·tone al·co·hol (kē'tōn al'kŏ-hol)
A compound containing a carbonyl or ketone group as well as a hydroxyl group, e.g., dihydroxyacetone.
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