Hydroquinone Definition

-kwĭnôl, -ōl
noun
A white, crystalline substance, C6H4(OH)2, used in photographic developers, dyes, paints, etc. and in medicine to remove pigmentation from the skin.
Webster's New World

(organic chemistry) The diphenol para-dihydroxy benzene, used as a mild reducing agent in photographic developing; isomeric with catechol and resorcinol.

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Singular:
hydroquinone
Plural:
hydroquinones

Origin of Hydroquinone

  • hydro- +‎ quinone

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