benzoquinone definition

  • noun:
    • Either for the two isomeric kinds of the most basic quinone, C6H4O2, or any one of their types.
    • identical to quinone.
    • any one of a course of aromatic yellowish substances including a few that are biologically important as coenzymes or acceptors or nutrients; used in making dyes
    • Either for the two isomeric types of the most basic quinone, C6H4O2, or some of their derivatives.
    • identical to quinone.
    • any of a class of fragrant yellow substances including a number of being biologically crucial as coenzymes or acceptors or vitamins; utilized in making dyes

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