noun Date: 1895 a glyceraldehyde isomer C3H6O3 used especially to stain the skin to simulate a tan

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  • dihydroxyacetone — di·hy·droxy·acetone …   English syllables

  • dihydroxyacetone — ˌdīhīˌdräksēˌ noun Etymology: dihydroxy + acetone : a glyceraldehyde isomer C3H6O3 that is used especially to stain the skin to simulate a tan …   Useful english dictionary

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