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meth'yl eth'yl ke'tone

a colorless, flammable liquid, C4H8O, produced by synthesis or fermentation: used chiefly as a solvent, as a paint remover, and in the manufacture of plastics. Abbr.: MEK Also called butanone.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

methylene iodidemethyl formate
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