quino-


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

Nearby words

  1. quiniela,
  2. quinine,
  3. quinine water,
  4. quinn,
  5. quinnat salmon,
  6. quinoa,
  7. quinoid,
  8. quinoidal,
  9. quinoidine,
  10. quinol

Also especially before a vowel, quin-.

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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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