Definition of lactone
n. - One of a series of organic compounds, regarded as anhydrides of certain hydroxy acids. In general, they are colorless liquids, having a weak aromatic odor. They are so called because the typical lactone is derived from lactic acid. 2
The word "lactone" uses 7 letters: A C E L N O T.
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ace acne act ae aeon al ale alec aloe alone alt alto an ane anole ant ante at ate atone calo can cane canoe cant cantle canto cat cate cel celt cent cental cento clan clean cleat clon clone clot coal coat col cola cole colt con cone conte cot cotan cote eat eclat el elan en enact enol eon et eta etalon etna la lac lace lance lancet lane lat late laten lea lean leant leno lent lento let lo loan loca locate lone lot lota na nae ne neat net no noel not nota notal note oat oaten oca ocean octal octan octane oe ole olea on once one ta tace taco tae tael talc tale talon tan tao tea teal tel tela ten to toe toea tola tolan tolane tole ton tonal tone
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