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keto-

1.
a combining form representing ketone, in compound words:
ketolysis.
Also, especially before a vowel, ket-.
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British Dictionary definitions for keto-

keto-

combining form
1.
indicating that a chemical compound is a ketone or is derived from a ketone: ketose, ketoxime
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keto- in Medicine

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

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