Meaning of DIHYDROXYACETONE in English

Pronunciation: ˌ d ī -h ī - ˌ dräk-s ē - ' a-s ə - ˌ t ō n

Function: noun

Date: 1895

: a glyceraldehyde isomer C 3 H 6 O 3 used especially to stain the skin to simulate a tan

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