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quinoxaline

[kwi-nok-suh-leen, -lin] /kwɪˈnɒk səˌlin, -lɪn/
noun, Chemistry
1.
a colorless, crystalline, water-soluble powder, C 8 H 6 N 2 , used chiefly in organic synthesis.
Also, quinoxalin
[kwi-nok-suh-lin] /kwɪˈnɒk sə lɪn/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; quin(ine) + (gly)oxal + -ine2
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