isophorone

noun

iso·​phorone
: a high-boiling liquid ketone C9H14O made by condensation of acetone and used as a solvent; 3,5,5-trimethyl-2-cyclohexen-one

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary is- + phorone

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“Isophorone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/isophorone. Accessed 2 Dec. 2022.

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