<suffix>

<chemistry> A suffix used to form nouns denoting various compounds, especially ketones (acetone).

Origin: Greek fem. patronymic -one

(06 Feb 2009)

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<chemistry> A combining form or suffix that denotes that the hydrocarbon to the name of which it is affixed belongs to the fourth series of hydrocarbons, or the third series of unsaturated hydrocarbonsl as, nonone.

(29 Oct 1998)

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