: a methyl homologue CH3C6H3O2 of quinone
especially : a yellow crystalline compound made by oxidation of ortho- or meta-toluidine; 2-methyl-para-quinone

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International Scientific Vocabulary tol- + quinone

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“Toluquinone.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Jun. 2023.

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