a colorless, flammable liquid, C 4 H 8 O, produced by synthesis or fermentation: used chiefly as a solvent, as a paint remover, and in the manufacture of plastics.
another name for butanone
methyl ethyl ketone
noun, Chemistry. 1. a colorless, water-soluble, flammable liquid, C 2 H 4 O 2 , used chiefly in organic synthesis and as a solvent.
[meth-uh l-glahy-ok-sal, -suh l] /ˌmɛθ əl glaɪˈɒk sæl, -səl/ noun, Chemistry. 1. .
noun, Chemistry. 1. the univalent group CH 3 −, derived from methane.
- Methyl green
methyl green n. A basic dye used as a chromatin stain, as a differential stain for RNA and DNA, and as a tracking dye for DNA in electrophoresis.