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Webster 1913 Edition


Xylitone

Xy′li-tone

,
Noun.
(Chem.)
A yellow oil having a geraniumlike odor, produced as a side product in making phorone; – called also
xylite oil
.

Definition 2021


xylitone

xylitone

English

Noun

xylitone (countable and uncountable, plural xylitones)

  1. (chemistry) A yellow oil that is a side product of making phorone.