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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of a class of highly reactive chemical compounds.

Usage examples (26)
  • It has been given that name, because it activates an enzyme called aldehyde dehydrogenase 2
  • The aldehyde-phobic needn't pull away in fear here.
  • The specific gravity of pure aldehyde is 0.79 nearly.
  • Benzoic aldehyde dissolves saccharin in large quantities. for more
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