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Medical Term:

ubiquinone

Pronunciation: u'bi-kwi'non, u-bik'wi-non

Definition: A 2,3-dimethoxy-5-methyl-1,4-benzoquinone with a multiprenyl side chain; a mobile component of electron transport.

See Also: coenzyme Q

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