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  1. ubiquinone, coenzyme Q(noun)

    any of several quinones found in living cells and that function as coenzymes that transfer electrons from one molecule to another in cell respiration

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  1. ubiquinone(Noun)

    any of several quinones that have a role in cellular respiration

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  1. Ubiquinone

    A lipid-soluble benzoquinone which is involved in ELECTRON TRANSPORT in mitochondrial preparations. The compound occurs in the majority of aerobic organisms, from bacteria to higher plants and animals.

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