meaning of Acetophenone

Acetophenone meaning in General Dictionary

A crystalline ketone CH3COC6H5 which might be acquired by the dry distillation of a combination of the calcium salts of acetic and benzoic acids it's made use of as a hypnotic under the name of hypnone

Sentence Examples with the word Acetophenone

Numerous derivatives of acetophenone have been prepared, one of the most important being orthoaminoacetophenone, NH2.C6H4.CO.CH3, which is obtained by boiling orthoaminophenylpropiolic acid with water.

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