Definition of Muscone

1. Noun. (organic compound) A macrocyclic ketone ''(R)-3-methylcyclopentadecanone'' that is the main constituent of the odour of musk ¹



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Definition of Muscone

1. a macrocyclic ketone [n -S]

Medical Definition of Muscone

1. muskone

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Muscone

muscles up
musclewoman
musclewomen
musclewood
musclewoods
muscley
musclier
muscliest
muscling
muscling up
musclings
muscly
muscoid
muscoids
muscology
muscone (current term)
muscones
muscose
muscosity
muscovado
muscovados
muscovite
muscovites
muscovy duck
muscular
muscular Christianity
muscular artery
muscular asthenopia
muscular atrophy

Literary usage of Muscone

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1. The Port Folio by Joseph Dennie, Asbury Dickins (1824)
"... by the occasional floods in the river Delaware, generally pass to that city. " Should the navigation of this river be improved, the muscone- coung, ..."

2. A New Universal Gazetteer: Or Geographical Dictionary by Jedidiah Morse, Richard Cary Morse (1823)
"NJ on the muscone- cunk, 7 m. SE Oxford. Pop. 2757. Mansfield, t Burlington со. NJ 8 m. VV. Burlington. Гор. 1957. Mansfield, pv. ..."

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