acetoacetate
A salt or ion of acetoacetic acid. A ketone body formed in ketogenesis. SYN: diacetate (1).
- a. decarboxylase [EC 4.1.1.4] a carboxy-lyase cleaving CO2 from a. to form acetone.

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ace·to·ac·e·tate .as-ə-tō-'as-ə-.tāt, ə-'sēt-ō- n a salt or ester of acetoacetic acid

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ac·e·to·ac·e·tate (ə-se″to-asґə-tāt) a salt or anion of acetoacetic acid.

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