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Definition 1: any of a class of organic compounds having a carbonyl group linked to a carbon atom in each of two hydrocarbon radicals - [noun denoting substance]

(ketone is a kind of ...) any compound of carbon and another element or a radical

(... is a kind of ketone ) the simplest ketone; a highly flammable liquid widely used as an organic solvent and as material for making plastics

(... is a kind of ketone ) colorless soluble flammable liquid ketone used as a solvent for resins and as a paint remover and in lacquers and cements and adhesives and cleaning fluids and celluloid

(... is a kind of ketone ) a ketone that forms the nucleus of certain natural yellow pigments like riboflavin

(... is a kind of ketone ) a ketone that is an intermediate product of the breakdown of fats in the body; any of three compounds (acetoacetic acid, acetone, and/or beta-hydroxybutyric acid) found in excess in blood and urine of persons with metabolic disorders

(... is made of the substance ketone) a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Relafen)

(... is made of the substance ketone) a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Clinoril)

(... is made of the substance ketone) a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Tolectin)

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