pyrone

noun

py·​rone ˈpī-ˌrōn How to pronounce pyrone (audio)
1
: either of two isomeric carbonyl compounds C5H4O2 derived from pyran
2
: a derivative of either of the pyrones

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“Pyrone.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pyrone. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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