How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"quino" is from "kina" (cinchona bark) spoken by the Inca people of South America about 1500 A.D.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "cinchona bark" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Investigations led to the isolation of quinovic acid.|
|This compound was first prepared in 1883 and the quinonoid structure first proposed in 1956.|