quinonoid

quinonoid

[kwin-uh-noid, kwi-noh-noid]
adjective Chemistry.
of or resembling quinone.
Also, quinoid, quinoidal [kwi-noid-l] .


Origin:
1875–80; quinone + -oid

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quinonoid or quinoid (ˈkwɪnəˌnɔɪd, kwɪˈnəʊnɔɪd)
 
adj
of, resembling, or derived from quinone
 
quinoid or quinoid
 
adj

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quinonoid quin·o·noid (kwĭn'ə-noid', kwĭ-nō'-)
adj.
Of or containing quinone or resembling it in structure or properties.

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