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  1. acetonidenoun

    Any cyclic acetal derived from acetone and a diol, especially from a vicinal diol.


  1. Acetonide

    In organic chemistry, an acetonide is the functional group composed of the cyclic ketal of a diol with acetone. The more systematic name for this structure is an isopropylidene ketal. Acetonide is a common protecting group for 1,2- and 1,3-diols. The protecting group can be removed by hydrolysis of the ketal using dilute aqueous acid.

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  1. diacetone

  2. octadiene

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of acetonide in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of acetonide in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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