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Pronunciation: kro'men-ol

Definition: 6-hydroxychromene (6-chromenol) is the fundamental unit of the tocopherolquinones (oxidized tocopherol) and plastochromenol-8.

Synonym(s): hydroxychromene

See Also: chroman, chromanol, chromene

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