quinoxaline

[ kwi-nok-suh-leen, -lin ]

nounChemistry.
  1. a colorless, crystalline, water-soluble powder, C8H6N2, used chiefly in organic synthesis.

Origin of quinoxaline

1
1880–85; quin(ine) + (gly)oxal + -ine2
  • Also quin·ox·a·lin [kwi-nok-suh-lin]. /kwɪˈnɒk sə lɪn/.

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