quinonoid etymology

English word quinonoid comes from English quinone, English -oid

Detailed word origin of quinonoid

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.
-oid English (eng) Of similar form to, but not the same as. Having the likeness of. Forms adjectives and nouns.
quinonoid English (eng) (chemistry) Of, relating to, or having the structure of a quinone.

Words with the same origin as quinonoid

Descendants of quinone
anthraquinonoid phlorone quinoid quinoidization quinonimine quinonoxime quinoxyl quinoyl semiquinonic
Descendants of -oid
alkaloid asteroid cannabinoid colloidal cycloid designoid factoid fibroid humanoid insectoid keloid mechanoid mong mongoloid monoid negro opioid paranoid planetoid roid schizoid solenoid sphenoid steroid trapezoid