Phlorone
Phlorone Phlo"rone, n. [Phlorol + quinone.] (Chem.) A yellow crystalline substance having a peculiar unpleasant odor, resembling the quinones, and obtained from beechwood tar and coal tar, as also by the oxidation of xylidine; -- called also {xyloquinone}. [1913 Webster]

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  • xyloquinone — Phlorone Phlo rone, n. [Phlorol + quinone.] (Chem.) A yellow crystalline substance having a peculiar unpleasant odor, resembling the quinones, and obtained from beechwood tar and coal tar, as also by the oxidation of xylidine; called also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • C8H10O2 — Hydrophlorone Hy dro*phlo rone, n. [Hydro , 2 + phlorone.] (Chem.) A white, crystalline benzene derivative, {C8H10O2}, obtained by the reduction of phlorone. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hydrophlorone — Hy dro*phlo rone, n. [Hydro , 2 + phlorone.] (Chem.) A white, crystalline benzene derivative, {C8H10O2}, obtained by the reduction of phlorone. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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