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acetoin


acetoin

noun acet·o·in \ə-ˈset-ə-wən\

Definition of ACETOIN

:  a colorless liquid hydroxy ketone C4H8O2 formed from various carbohydrates by fermentation—called also acetylmethylcarbinol
March 06, 2015
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Deposited, produced, or eroded by wind
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