noun \ˈas-ə-ˌtōn\

Definition of ACETONE

: a volatile fragrant flammable liquid ketone C3H6O used chiefly as a solvent and in organic synthesis and found in abnormal quantities in diabetic urine—called also propanone
ac·e·ton·ic \ˌas-ə-ˈtän-ik\ adjective

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up acetone? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).