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keto-

(kē'tō),
Combining form denoting a compound containing a ketone group; replaced by oxo- in systematic nomenclature.
[Ger.]

keto-

prefix indicating possession of the carbonyl (:C:O) group: ketoheptose, ketolysis, ketonuria.

keto-

Combining form denoting a compound containing a ketone group; replaced by oxo- in systematic nomenclature.
[Ger.]

keto-

word element, ketone group.