acetoacetic acid

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unstable acid found in abnormal amounts in the blood and urine in some cases of impaired metabolism (as diabetes mellitus or starvation)

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Application of the Acetoacetyl Functionality in Thermoset Coatings," Waterborne and Higher Solids Coatings Symposium, New Orleans, LA (1988).