Xanthone Definition

zanthōn
noun
A ring ketone, C6H4(CO)OC6H4, occurring in some plant pigments and dyes.
Webster's New World

(organic chemistry) An aromatic ketone, 9-oxo-xanthene, that is used as an insecticide.

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xanthone
Plural:
xanthones

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