Sulfone Definition:

A compound that contains a sulfur atom that has double bonds with two oxygen atoms and is flanked on both sides by R groups.

Sulfone Explained:

The central hexavalent sulfur atom is double bonded to each of two oxygen atoms and also has a single bond to each of the two carbon atoms, usually in two separate hydrocarbon substituents.

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