keto

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adjective ke·to \ˈkē-(ˌ)tō\

Definition of keto

  1. :  of or relating to a ketone; also :  containing a ketone group

Origin and Etymology of keto

ket-


First Known Use: 1891


Medical Dictionary

keto

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adjective ke·to \ˈkēt-(ˌ)ō\

Medical Definition of keto

  1. :  of or relating to a ketone; also :  containing a ketone group


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