/ɪnˈdɒksəl/ (say in'doksuhl)

a crystalline compound, C8H7NO, which is formed by the hydrolysis of indican and is readily oxidised to furnish indigo.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Indoxyl — In*dox yl, n. [Indigo + hydroxyl.] (Chem.) A nitrogenous substance, {C8H7NO}, isomeric with oxindol, obtained as an oily liquid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • indoxyl — [in däks′il] n. [ IND(IGO) + (HYDR)OXYL] a compound, C8H7NO, produced by the hydrolysis of indican and synthesized by several methods: it is important in the synthesis of indigo …   English World dictionary

  • Indoxyl — Strukturformel Allgemeines Name Indoxyl Andere Namen 3 Indolinon …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Indoxyl — Chembox new ImageFile=Indoxyl 2D skeletal.png ImageSize=150px IUPACName=1H indol 3 ol OtherNames= Section1= Chembox Identifiers CASNo= PubChem=50591 SMILES=C1=CC=C2C(=C1)C(=CN2)O Section2= Chembox Properties Formula=C8H7NO MolarMass=133.14728… …   Wikipedia

  • Indoxyl — In|d|o|xyl [↑ Ind u. ↑ Hydroxyl], das; s; Syn.: Indol 3 ol, 3 Hydroxyindol: in Form seines Glucosids (↑ Indican, 2) eine natürlich vorkommende Vorstufe des Indigos. * * * Indoxyl   [Kurzwort] das, s, Derivat des Indols mit einer …   Universal-Lexikon

  • indoxyl — The radical of 3 hydroxyindole; a product of intestinal bacterial degradation of indoleacetic acid, excreted in the urine as indoleaceturic acid (conjugated with glycine), as a sulfate (urinary indican), or as a …   Medical dictionary

  • indoxyl — indoksilas statusas T sritis chemija formulė NC₈H₆OH atitikmenys: angl. indoxyl rus. индоксил ryšiai: sinonimas – 3 indololis …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • indoxyl — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary ind + hydroxyl Date: circa 1886 a crystalline compound C8H7NO found in plants and animals or synthesized as a step in indigo manufacture …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • indoxyl — /in dok sil/, n. Chem. a crystalline compound, C8H7NO, that is obtained by the hydrolysis of indican and is readily oxidized to furnish indigo. [1885 90; IND + (HYDR)OXYL] * * * …   Universalium

  • indoxyl — noun A hydroxyl derivative of indole produced by bacterial degradation of indoleacetic acid …   Wiktionary

  • Indoxyl — Ind|oxy̲l [Kurzbildung aus ↑Indol, ↑Oxydation u. ↑...yl] s; s, e: Oxydationsprodukt des Indols …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

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