oxindole

noun ox·in·dole \ˈäksə̇nˌdōl, äkˈsin-\

Definition of oxindole

  1. :  a crystalline compound C8H7NO isomeric with indoxyl and obtainable by reduction of isatin; 2-oxo-indoline

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Origin and Etymology of oxindole

International Scientific Vocabulary 1ox- + indole


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