Myristone

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Myristone (Chem) The ketone of myristic acid, obtained as a white crystalline substance.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n myristone A colorless ketone, (C13H27)2CO, prepared by the distillation of calcium myristate. It crystallizes in small plates melting at 76.3° C.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Myrist,ic + -one,