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quercetin

/ˈkwɜːsɪtɪn/
noun
1.
a yellow crystalline pigment found naturally in the rind and bark of many plants. It is used in medicine to treat fragile capillaries. Formula: C15H10O7; melting pt: 316–7°C Also called flavin
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quercetic (kwɜːˈsɛtɪk; -ˈsiː-) adjective
Word Origin
C19: from Latin quercētum an oak forest (from quercus an oak) + -in
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