Dictionary

hesperidin

noun hes·per·i·din \he-ˈsper-ə-dən\

Definition of HESPERIDIN

:  a crystalline glycoside C28H34O15 found in most citrus fruits and especially in orange peel

Origin of HESPERIDIN

New Latin hesperidium orange, from Latin Hesperides
First Known Use: 1838
Medical Dictionary

hesperidin

noun hes·per·i·din \he-ˈsper-əd-ən\

Medical Definition of HESPERIDIN

:  a crystalline glycoside C28H34O15 found in most citrus fruits and especially in orange peel

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: hesperidiumPrevious Word in the Dictionary: HesperidesAll Words Near: hesperidin
July 05, 2015
bunkum Hear it
insincere or foolish talk
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears