quino-


a combining form representing quinic acid, quinine, or quinone in compound words: quinonoid.

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British Dictionary definitions for quino-

quino-

before a vowel quin-


combining form

indicating cinchona, cinchona bark, or quinic acidquinidine; quinol; quinoline

Word Origin for quino-

see quinine
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