chromone

noun
chro·​mone | \ ˈkrō-ˌmōn How to pronounce chromone (audio) \

Medical Definition of chromone

: a colorless crystalline cyclic ketone C9H6O2 also : a derivative (as flavone) of this ketone

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“Chromone.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/chromone. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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