Noun(1) the simplest ketone; a highly flammable liquid widely used as an organic solvent and as material for making plastics
(1) The irony is that the German breweries rendered idle by Pasteur's strategy were adapted to manufacture acetone for cordite production.(2) Store flammable liquids such as gasoline, acetone , benzene, and lacquer thinner in approved safety cans, away from the home.(3) Some patients can benefit from other techniques, including topical capsaicin and topical application of aspirin suspended in a volatile substance such as acetone .(4) Nail polish remover is made from acetone and ethyl acetate, which can irritate your eyes, nose, and throat.(5) The masterminds of the bootleg scam evaded excise duty by substituting potable alcohol with industrial solvents such as acetone .(6) The literature cites the use of ether, chloroform, acetone and mineral oil as possible options.(7) Dyes using acetone or alcohol solvents can be diluted with water also.(8) Flasks and bottles full of nitrates and sulphides and chlorates and acetone , labelled in English and Arabic, lay on dirty tables.(9) Ketones are extensively used as solvents, with acetone being the most well known example.(10) The paint spray workshop also contained two acetylene cylinders, two oxygen cylinders and two propane bottles as well as chromic acid and acetone .(11) If acetone is splashed in the eyes, irritation or damage to the cornea will result.(12) Finally, the drugs are recovered by using industrial solvents, such as acetone , ether, or chloroform.(13) Shop dirt, oil and grease can be removed by either vapor degreasing or swabbing with acetone or another nontoxic solvent.(14) Filtered cells were washed by centrifugation, twice with acetone and twice with diethyl ether.(15) An alternate method to remove lacquer is to rub with a cloth saturated with acetone or alcohol.(16) These may contain solvents such as toluene, isopropryl alcohol, ethyl and butyl acetates, acetone and other ketones.
1. dimethyl ketone ::
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