Quinogen

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Quinogen (Chem) A hypothetical radical of quinine and related alkaloids.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n quinogen An intermediate product, dimethylquinogen formed in the synthesis of p-xyloquinone from diacetyl; also, a similar product obtained in the synthesis of duroquinone.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Quin,ine + -gen,