Medical Dictionary


noun xan·tho·phyll \ˈzan-thə-ˌfil\

Medical Definition of XANTHOPHYLL

:  any of several neutral yellow to orange carotenoid pigments that are oxygen derivatives of carotenes; especially :  lutein


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