rotenoid

noun
ro·​te·​noid | \ˈrōtᵊnˌȯid\
plural -s

Definition of rotenoid 

: any of various compounds (as deguelin or toxicarol) related chemically to rotenone and usually occurring with it

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History and Etymology for rotenoid

rotenone + -oid

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