quinonimine etymology

English word quinonimine comes from English quinone, English imine

Detailed word origin of quinonimine

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
quinone English (eng) (organic compound) Any of a class of aromatic compounds having two carbonyl functional groups in the same six-membered ring.
imine English (eng) (organic chemistry) Any of a class of organic nitrogen compounds having the general formula R2C=NR; they are tautomeric with enamines.
quinonimine English (eng) (chemistry) Any of a class of imines formally derived from a quinone by replacing one or both oxygens with =NR.

Words with the same origin as quinonimine

Descendants of quinone
anthraquinonoid phlorone quinoid quinoidization quinonoid quinonoxime quinoxyl quinoyl semiquinonic
Descendants of imine
iminium iminyl muscimol