quercitin

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quercetin or quercitin (ˈkwɜːsɪtɪn)
 
n
Also called: flavin 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
 
[C19: from Latin quercētum an oak forest (from quercus an oak) + -in]
 
quercitin or quercitin
 
n
 
[C19: from Latin quercētum an oak forest (from quercus an oak) + -in]
 
quercetic or quercitin
 
adj

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