anthraquinonoid etymology

English word anthraquinonoid comes from English anthraquinone, English -oid

Detailed word origin of anthraquinonoid

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
anthraquinone English (eng) (organic chemistry) Any derivative of this parent compound, mostly natural pigments or synthetic dyes.. (organic compound) A tricyclic quinone, derived from anthracene.
-oid English (eng) Of similar form to, but not the same as. Having the likeness of. Forms adjectives and nouns.
anthraquinonoid English (eng) (organic chemistry) Any compound that is structurally related to an anthraquinone, typically having a C=N- group replacing one of the C=O groups.

Words with the same origin as anthraquinonoid

Descendants of anthraquinone
Descendants of -oid
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