What is the difference between Alkanone and Alkanal?

The difference between alkanone and alkanal

is that "alkanone" is any saturated aliphatic ketone and "alkanal" is an alkyl aldehyde.

alkanone

alkanal

Noun

  • (organic chemistry) Any saturated aliphatic ketone

Noun

  • (organic chemistry) An alkyl aldehyde