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ke·to | ˈkē-(ˌ)tō : of or relating to a ketone also : containing a ketone group
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Recent Examples on the Web Mummy Dogs These adorable pigs in a blanket from Step Away From The Carbs are perfect for keto dieters AND their kids. — Christina Oehler, Health.com, “7 Keto Halloween Appetizers That Are Scary Good,” 7 Oct. 2019 Those compounds are what cause keto breath: a metallic-tasting, somewhat stinky side effect. — Jaclyn London, Ms, Rd, Cdn, Good Housekeeping, “9 Keto Diet Dangers Nutritionists Want You to Know About,” 2 Jan. 2019
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1891, in the meaning defined above
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: of or relating to a ketone also : containing a ketone group
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