keto form

/ (ˈkiːtəʊ) /

noun

the form of tautomeric compounds when they are ketones rather than enolsSee keto-enol tautomerism

Nearby words

  1. ketchup,
  2. kete,
  3. ketene,
  4. keto,
  5. keto acid,
  6. keto-,
  7. keto-enol tautomerism,
  8. ketoacidosis,
  9. ketoaciduria,
  10. ketoconazole

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