oxindol definition

  • noun:
    • Archaic kind of oxindole.
    • A white crystalline nitrogenous material (C8H7NO) for the indol group, acquired by the reduced total of dioxindol. It's a so-called lactam substance.
    • A colorless crystalline substance, C8H7ON, formed by reducing isatin and/or anilide of orthonitrophenylacetic acid. Also called indolinone.
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