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Definition of the noun Acetophenone

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  1. [organic compound] The aromatic ketone, phenyl methyl ketone, used in the manufacture of very many organic compounds


Acetophenone is the organic compound with the formula C₆H₅CCH₃. It is the simplest aromatic ketone. This colourless, viscous liquid is a precursor to useful resins and fragrances.

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Google previewElectrical Power Cable Engineering, Third Edition (2011)

by William A. Thue

Acetophenone is a solid at temperatures lower than about 20°C. It emits a somewhat sweet odor, is not soluble in water, and is partially soluble in the polyolefin (the extent being dependent on the temperature). Due to its low melting point, ...

Google previewTheoretical organic chemistry (1916)

by Julius Berend Cohen

Acetophenone is a colourless, crystalline compound with a fragrant smell, which ...

Google previewOrganic chemistry (1900)

by W. H. Perkin (je), F. S. Kipping

Acetophenone is a crystalline substance, melting at 20-5°, and boiling at 202°; it is used as a hypnotic in medicine, under the name of hypnone. Its chemical behaviour is so similar to that of the fatty ketones, that most of its reactions, or at any ...

Google previewThe Chemistry of Enzyme Action (1983)

By the normal standards of organic chemists' intuition, O-methylated acetophenone is a fairly stable oxocarbonium ion, yet its lifetime is approaching the region in which its existence could be called into question. A linear free- energy ...

Google previewQuestion Bank In Chemistry For Class Xii

by Tata Mcgraw-Hill

CHO CHO Benzaldehyde p-nitrobenzaldehyde Acetophenone is a ketone,. Acetophenone p-Tolualdehyde orange-red ppt. 12.20 Question Bank in Chemistry for Class XII.

Google previewExcel With New Pattern Aieee 2006 (2006)

by Narinder Kumar, S. K. Khanna, Dr. Kulbhushan Prakash

Acetophenone is an ether (d) All the above are correct. O II .

Google previewPharmaceutical Journal (1885)

Acetophenone is a colourless, mobile, very _refrangent liquid, boiling at 198° C. It is volatile, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Applied Chemistry (1916)

by Sir Thomas Edward Thorpe

Acetophenone condenses with benzaldehyde, giving cinnamyl phenyl kctone 06115-011 : CH-CO~C.H, derivatives of this compound occur naturally; ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry (2008)

by John Daintith

(acetophenone). A colourless, crystallineketone withan odourofbitter almonds, C6H5 COCH 3 , m.p. 20°C. Itis madeby treating benzene with ethanoyl chloride in the presence of aluminium chloride. It is used as a solvent and in making ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry and the Allied Branches of Other Sciences ... (1881)

by Henry Watts

It is related to acetophenone in the same manner as pinacolin to acetone, but its constitution is probably not analogous to that of pinacolin, but rather that which is represented by the formula CH*.co.CH-CH&#. according to which it may be ...

Google previewA dictionary of new medical terms, a suppl. to 'An illustrated dictionary of medicine, biology and allied sciences'. (1905)

by George Milbry Gould

See Acetophenone (Illus. Diet ...

Google previewLotus Illustrated Dictionary of Organic Chemistry (2004)

by Terry Hills

acetoacetic acid | acetophenone activated carbon adamantane. acetoacetic acid CH3COCH,COOH, a colourless liquid miscible with water; derived from 3- hydroxybutyric acid in the body. Also known as acetoacetanilide; 0(-acetylacetani - lide; ...

Google previewMacmillan Dictionary of Chemistry (1987)

by D. Brynn Hibbert, A.M. James

acetophenone (methyl phenyl ketone, C6H3COCH3). KETONE (mp 20°C), prepared by the FRIEDEL–CRAFTS REACTION between benzene and ethanoyl ...

Google previewDictionary of Food Compounds with CD-ROM, Second Edition (2012)

by Shmuel Yannai

acetophenone ...

Google previewThe Project Gutenberg Encyclopedia (101-)

by Project Gutenberg

ACETOPHENONE, or PHENYLMETHYL KETONE, C8H8O or C6H5CO.CH3, in chemistry, the simplest representative of the class of mixed aliphaticaromatic ketones. It can be prepared by distilling a mixture of dry calcium benzoate and ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Vitamin E (2007)

by Victor R. Preedy, Ronald Ross Watson

Oxidation of 3-oxa-chromanol 55 in the presence of just one equivalent of water produced acetophenone 57 as well, but according to a different mechanism involving orthoquinone methide intermediate 59 and styrene derivative 60, from ...

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Acetophenone Meaning

Video shows what acetophenone means. The aromatic ketone, phenyl methyl ketone, used in the manufacture of very many organic compounds. Acetophenone ...

Scrabble value of A1C3E1T1O1P3H4E1N1O1N1E1

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