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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. any cyclic hemiacetal formed by the intramolecular addition of a hydroxy group to a carbonyl group

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A color, less, tasteless compound, the lactic-acid ester of β-naphthol: an intestinal antiseptic.


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