bromoacetone

noun
bro·​mo·​ac·​e·​tone | \ ˌbrō-mō-ˈas-ə-ˌtōn How to pronounce bromoacetone (audio) \
variants: also bromacetone \ (ˈ)brō-​ˈmas-​ə-​ˌtōn How to pronounce bromoacetone (audio) \

Medical Definition of bromoacetone

: a colorless lacrimatory not very stable liquid compound C3H5OBr

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“Bromoacetone.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/bromoacetone. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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