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flavonol

[fley-vuh-nawl, -nol] /ˈfleɪ vəˌnɔl, -ˌnɒl/
noun, Chemistry
1.
the 3-hydroxy derivative of flavone, many of whose derivatives, as quercetin, are naturally occurring yellow dyes.
2.
any derivative of this compound.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; flavone + -ol1
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British Dictionary definitions for flavonol

flavonol

/ˈfleɪvəˌnɒl/
noun
1.
a flavonoid that occurs in red wine and is said to offer protection against heart disease
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