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English definition of “acetone”

acetone

noun [U]     /ˈæs.ɪ.təʊn/ US  /-t̬oʊn/
a strong-smelling, clear liquid that is used in the production of various chemicals and is sometimes added to paint to make it more liquidSpecific chemicals, chemical compounds and gasesSubstances and structures in the bodyTypes of chemical
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