variants also naphthaquinone
: any of three isomeric yellow to red crystalline compounds C10H6O2 derived from naphthalene
especially : one that occurs naturally in the form of derivatives (as vitamin K)

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“Naphthoquinone.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Sep. 2023.

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