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flavin or flavine (ˈfleɪvɪn)
1.  See flavoprotein a heterocyclic ketone that forms the nucleus of certain natural yellow pigments, such as riboflavin. Formula: C10H6N4O2
2.  any yellow pigment based on flavin
3.  another name for quercetin
[C19: from Latin flāvus yellow]
flavine or flavine
[C19: from Latin flāvus yellow]

flavine (ˈfleɪvɪn)
1.  another name for acriflavine hydrochloride
2.  a variant spelling of flavin

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flavine fla·vine (flā'vēn')

  1. A brownish-red crystalline powder used as an antiseptic.

  2. Variant of flavin.

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The binding domains are characteristic of specific pyridine and flavine nucleotides.
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