acetothienone

noun ace·to·thi·enone \¦a-sə-(ˌ)tō-ˈthī-ə-ˌnōn, ə-ˌsē-tō-\

Definition of acetothienone

plural

-s

  1. :  an oily liquid ketone CH3COC4H3S formed by the acetylation of thiophene; methyl 2-thienyl ketone

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Origin and Etymology of acetothienone

International Scientific Vocabulary acet- + thienone


First Known Use: 1886


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