ALL meanings of acyloin

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  • noun acyloin an organic compound containing a hydroxyl group attached to a carbonyl group 3
  • noun acyloin any of a group of ketones with the general formula RCH(OH)COR; esp., benzoin 3
  • noun acyloin a hydroxy ketone of the general formula RCOCHOHR, where R is an element or group. 1
  • noun acyloin (organic chemistry) Any α-hydroxy ketone. 0
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