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  1. butanone, methyl ethyl ketone(noun)

    colorless soluble flammable liquid ketone used as a solvent for resins and as a paint remover and in lacquers and cements and adhesives and cleaning fluids and celluloid

    butanone, methyl ethyl ketone


  1. butanone(noun)

    2-butanone, methyl ethyl ketone, methylpropanone, MEK, ethylmethylketone

  2. butanone(noun)

    A simple aliphatic ketone, CHCHCOCH, prepared industrially as a solvent, for use in the manufacture of paints etc.

    2-butanone, methyl ethyl ketone, ethylmethylketone, methylpropanone, MEK

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