8-hydroxyquinoline


8-hydroxyquinoline
A fungistat and chelating agent. SYN: quinolinol.

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8-hy·droxy·quin·o·line 'āt-hī-.dräk-sē-'kwin-əl-.ēn n a derivative of quinoline that is used esp. in the form of its sulfate (C9H7NO)2·H2SO4 as a disinfectant, topical antiseptic, antiperspirant, and deodorant called also oxine, oxyquinoline

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8-hy·droxy·quin·o·line (hi-drok″se-kwinґo-lēn) oxyquinoline.

Medical dictionary. 2011.