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the divalent organic radical, C=O, characteristic of aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acid, and esters.
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The characteristic group, -C=O-, of the ketones, aldehydes, and organic acids.
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The characteristic group, -CO-, of the ketones, aldehydes, and organic acids.
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