diacetyl definition

  • noun:
    • Two acetyl teams in a compound
    • butanedione
    • A yellow ingredient, CH3COCOCH3, the best member of the class of aliphatic 1, 2-diketones, prepared from isonitroso methyl-ethyl ketone. It comes at 88° C., has a pungent, nice smell, and its own vapor gets the colour of chlorin.
    • Two acetyl teams in a compound
    • butanedione
    • A yellow chemical, CH3COCOCH3, the most basic member of the course of aliphatic 1, 2-diketones, prepared from isonitroso methyl-ethyl ketone. It boils at 88° C., has actually a pungent, nice smell, and its own vapor has the color of chlorin.

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