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hexone

[hek-sohn] /ˈhɛk soʊn/
noun, Chemistry
1.
any of various organic ketones containing six atoms of carbon in the molecule.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; hex- + -one
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  • hexone phase, and of employing a volatile, flammable extractant.
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hexone

/ˈhɛksəʊn/
noun
1.
another name for methyl isobutyl ketone
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