keto-

keto-

a combining form representing ketone, in compound words: ketolysis.
Also, especially before a vowel, ket-.
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keto- or (before a vowel) ket-
 
combining form
indicating that a chemical compound is a ketone or is derived from a ketone: ketose; ketoxime
 
ket- or (before a vowel) ket-
 
combining form

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keto- or ket-
pref.
Ketone; ketone group: ketosis.

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