OBO ID: CHEBI:59777
Term Name: ketal Search Ontology:
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  • ketals
Definition: An acetal of formula R2C(OR)2 (R =/= H) derived from a ketone by replacement of the oxo group by two hydrocarbyloxy groups. The class name 'ketals', once abandoned by IUPAC, has been reinstated as a subclass of acetals.
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