pyrone

noun
py·​rone | \ ˈpī-ˌrōn How to pronounce pyrone (audio) \

Medical Definition of pyrone

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 9 Jul. 2020.

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