acetoacetate

[ ăs′ĭ-tō-ăsĭ-tāt′, ə-sē′tō- ]

n.

A salt of acetoacetic acid.

Nearby words

  1. amenity bed,
  2. amenophis,
  3. amenorrhea,
  4. amenorrhea-galactorrhea syndrome,
  5. amenorrhoea,
  6. ament,
  7. amentaceous,
  8. amental,
  9. amentia,
  10. amentiferous


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