flavopurpurin

flavopurpurin

[fley-voh-pur-pyuh-rin]
noun Chemistry.
a yellow, crystalline anthraquinone dye, C 14 H 8 O 5 , isomeric with purpurin.

Origin:
flavo- + purpurin

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flavopurpurin (ˌfleɪvəʊˈpɜːpjʊrɪn)
 
n
a yellow crystalline dye derived from anthraquinone. Formula: C14H5O2(OH)3
 
[C20: from Latin flāvus yellow + purpurin]

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