quinonoid


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quin·o·noid

 (kwĭn′ə-noid′, kwĭ-nō′-)
adj.
Of or containing quinone or resembling it in structure or properties; quinoid.

quinonoid

(ˈkwɪnəˌnɔɪd; kwɪˈnəʊnɔɪd) ,

quinoid

or

quinoidal

adj
(Dyeing) of, resembling, or derived from quinone

quin•o•noid

(ˈkwɪn əˌnɔɪd, kwɪˈnoʊ nɔɪd)

adj.
of or resembling quinone.
[1875–80]
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The degree of oxidation (x) was calculated from the intensity ratio of the quinonoid peak at ~1570 [cm.
Such molecules participate in different pathways yielding various types of phenoxy radicals, which lead to chain cleavage or colored quinonoid molecules.
The antimycobacterial activity of quinonoid compounds, particularly those isolated from natural sources, has remained unexplained.